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Tower Block (2012)

Not Rated | | Thriller | 21 September 2012 (UK)
Several months after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival.

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Several months after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival.

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The opening credits originally unfolded over a long unbroken crane shot of Sheridan Smith. See more »

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When they try to leave the building through the door that says 'Push to Open', the hinges are incorrectly placed on the door. For the hinges to be at all accessible to them, it would have to be a 'pull to open' door, and then they would not be unscrewing the hinges, but knocking out the hinge pins. The way the hinges on the door are shown, the door could not be opened easily, if at all. See more »

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11 November 2012 | by See all my reviews

It doesn't make any sense at all (in many ways, especially don't start with continuity and/or logic), but it can still be fairly enjoyable if you let it. You have your generic characters (good and bad guys thrown into the mix), that assemble and have to find a way to work together. Character motivation is simple as is the premise. Motivation for the ultimate bad guy in this might be paper thin, but if that's all you're worried about, you might as well stop watching.

While not really big in the story department, this does have a way of holding the tension pretty high. The cast is surely to "blame" for that at parts, too. Still don't expect too much and this might even exceed your expectations.


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