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It's a Disaster (2012)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  7 June 2013 (Poland)
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Four couples meet for Sunday brunch only to discover they are stuck in a house together as the world may be about to end.

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Eight friends meet for their monthly couples brunch. But what starts as an impromptu therapy session/airing of domestic grievances takes a sudden, catastrophic turn when the city falls victim to a mysterious attack. Trapped in the house and unsure of their fates, these seemingly normal people become increasingly unhinged to surprising results. Written by Oscilloscope Pictures

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Have a nice end of days. See more »

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Rated R for language including sexual references, and some drug content | See all certifications »

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7 June 2013 (Poland)  »

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It's a Disaster - Bist du bereit?  »

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$15,305 (USA) (12 April 2013)

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$38,100 (USA) (19 April 2013)
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Todd Berger:  Plays Hal, the next door neighbor in the hazmat suit. See more »

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Glen's belief that he will go to heaven when dies and his motivation for lethally drugging the wine is so the others will too. Being a biblical historian and devout believer it seems very strange that he fails to realize that his plan will result in his breaking the commandment "Thou Shall not kill" several times over and his own participation would be considered suicide which are both grievous sins in the Christian faith that guarantee his being condemned to hell. The sin of murder is negated by Tracy telling every one about the plan but their acceptance would still be seen as suicide meaning they would be condemned to hell anyway. See more »

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Tracy: You know, I never went to Europe. Never. Not once. I never even went to Montreal, which I hear is very European. I never went scuba diving. I never went to the ballet. I've never been in love. I've never even watched The Wire.
Glen: All of those things are overrated. Except for The Wire. That's really good. Last season's not very good, but...
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The finale of Tchiakovsky's 1812 Overture is heard just as the ending credits begin. This is a callback to the beginning of the movie when Glen turns the car radio off just before this segment begins. See more »

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I don't know if the makers of Coherence watched this movie (probably not), but it's interesting what you can do with a little set piece and one location/house, with some characters in it. This has some dialog highlights (not sure if I personally would consider the duct/duck tape thing as one of them, but you'll be the judge of that and other smaller conversation pieces, that make this feel sort of real) and the acting is really good.

You may feel like you've been in a situation like this or a similar one, though obviously not with the same outer perimeters. This makes this easy to access and if you like the humor this thing delivers (mostly), than you will have a very good time


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