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One Missed Call (2008)

PG-13 | | Horror, Mystery | 4 January 2008 (USA)
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Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves - messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.

Director:

Eric Valette

Writers:

Andrew Klavan (screenplay), Yasushi Akimoto (novel) | 1 more credit »
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shannyn Sossamon ... Beth Raymond
Edward Burns ... Jack Andrews
Ana Claudia Talancón ... Taylor Anthony
Ray Wise ... Ted Summers
Azura Skye ... Leann Cole
Johnny Lewis ... Brian Sousa
Jason Beghe ... Ray Purvis
Margaret Cho ... Mickey Lee
Meagan Good ... Shelley Baum
Rhoda Griffis ... Marie Layton
Dawn Dininger Dawn Dininger ... Monster Marie
Ariel Winter ... Ellie Layton
Sarah Jean Kubik Sarah Jean Kubik ... Monster Ellie (as Sarah Kubik)
Raegan Lamb ... Laurel Layton (as Regan Lamb)
Karen Beyer ... Mrs. Ford
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Storyline

After the death of their friend Shelley, Leann Cole receives a voice mail from the future of the date and time when she would die. On the scheduled day, Leann sees weird things and in the precise informed hour, Leann is attacked by a supernatural force on a footbridge over a train station while talking to her friend Beth Raymond. Beth meets Leann's boyfriend Brian, who also received a call, and witnesses his death on the street. When her roommate Taylor Anthony receives a call, Beth befriends Det. Jack Andrews, who tells her that his sister was the first victim of the phone call. They decide to investigate the connections of Jack's sister and find the name of Marie Layton, who apparently abused of her daughters. Jack and Beth run against time trying to save Beth from her fate. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

What will it sound like when you die?

Genres:

Horror | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and terror, frightening images, some sexual material and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

4 January 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Una llamada perdida See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$27,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,511,473, 6 January 2008, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$26,876,529, 9 March 2008
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Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Second Collaboration between Edward Burns and Shannyn Sossamon, the first movie they co-starred together in was The Holiday which was released two years earlier in 2006, even though they did not share any scenes together. See more »

Goofs

(at around 38 mins) When Ed Burns character finds the video disk of the kids room he holds it up and it clearly has 'KID'S ROOM' written on the disk. When he puts it in the computer the writing is gone. See more »

Quotes

Ellie Layton: Now this will only hurt a little...
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Connections

Featured in WatchMojo: Top 10 Least Scary Horror Movies (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Munich
Written by Tom Smith, Chris Urbanowicz, Russell Leetch and Ed Lay
Performed by Editors
Courtesy of Fader Label
Under license from Kitchenware Records, Ltd
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Watch Chakushin ari Instead, trust me
20 November 2007 | by ssarwar7See all my reviews

Okay first off the story of the movie is good and before watching it I heard it was a remake of the film Japenese horror Chakushin ari. But I couldn't be bothered to see a Japanese movie and sit through reading subtitles my mate got me tickets to watch this and the film was okay, not too bad, basically mediocre. Eric Valette the director does a reasonable job of taking you to the edge of your seat but when you get to edge the whole scene is ruined by the terrible acting by Shannyn Sossamon, Azura Skye, however Burns kept my faith in the movie. The movies is about several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves telling the time of their death. To be honest the film was quite nerve racking and did get my heart racing at times. Is it worth it for the pictures - no ( especially if your in college and you don't have 12 bucks then don't. Is it worth it for the DVD - no. Is it worth renting - yes.


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