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Cubeº: Cube Zero (2004)

Cube Zero (original title)
A young man whose job is to watch over the Cube endeavours to rescue an innocent woman trapped in one of its rooms.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Eric Wynn
... Dodd
... Cassandra Rains
... Robert P. Haskell
... Jellico
Richard McMillan ... Bartok
... Meyerhold
... Owen
... Jax
... Finn (as Josh Peace)
... Quigley
Alexia Filippeos ... Anna
... Ryjkin
Fernando Curcione ... Doctor
Flossie McKnight ... Female Doctor (as Araxi Arslanian)
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Set before the events of the previous films. As group of strangers awaken with no memory to find they have been involuntarily placed in a maze containing deadly traps, a young man whose job is to watch over the Cube endeavors to rescue a woman trapped within.

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Rated R for strong violence/gore and some language | See all certifications »

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22 February 2005 (USA)  »

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CAD 1,200,000 (estimated)
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The exit machine is a slightly reworked, old Moviola film editing machine with a couple of raw speakers and a YES/NO button added. See more »

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When Haskell falls to his "death" Wynn and Rains decide there is no hope for him and run to the exit of that room, but when Haskell jumps up to them about 30 seconds later they haven't moved from the cube they were in. See more »

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[first lines]
Ryjkin: I hate this place.
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Zero the fish as himself See more »

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References Cube²: Hypercube (2002) See more »

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Message From Buddha
Performed by Norman Orenstein
Written by Norman Orenstein
Published by Norman Orenstein Music (Socan)
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I preferred this one
2 January 2007 | by See all my reviews

Well, after glancing over a few of these comments...there aren't a lot of people who actually like this film. Which I am personally quite surprised at as me and my boyfriend found this film to be the best of the Cube series.

I got the Cube box set for Christmas and I always look forward to watching a good movie. I had already seen Cube 1, so not much shocked me...bearing in mind, the first time I watched it, I was fairly disturbed...putting myself in their position...waking up in a huge cube not knowing how you got there.

Then there was Cube 2, not much happened in this film...I didn't like the fact there weren't any traps as good as the first film.

Then there is Cube Zero...a film that can get very confusing in places, but pieces itself together gradually, and actually explains WHY these people are in the cube, how they got there, and what happens when/if they get out. In Cube Zero, there are 2 guys hired to watch over the people in the Cube...they have files on what looks like everyone who has ever been in the Cube...you ask yourself "why would anyone want to watch over a bunch of people dieing in a cube?"...well you find that out also.

I personally think that the makers of the 'SAW' series got some of their ideas from the Cube series. I mean, when you think about it...strangers waking up in a room, not knowing how they got there at first, having to find a way out of this rooms else they'll die. Pretty similar scenarios if you ask me.

I'm not going to go into too much detail, as I don't really want to confuse people...but it's advised that you definitely must see the first one to make a connection to Cube Zero.


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