A modern ghost story which turns a love/hate relationship between mother and daughter into a tale of horror. Some rentals are too good to be true.

Director:

Michael Taverna

Writers:

Kei Ôishi (based on the original story by), Michael Taverna
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mischa Barton ... Lara Slate
Julianne Michelle ... Janet Slate
Rebecca De Mornay ... Maddie Slate
Corey Sevier ... Mark Taylor
Madison McAleer ... Emily
Gordon Masten ... O'Neil
Grace Savage Grace Savage ... Joyce
John Diehl ... Detective
Kathleen Mackey ... Jennifer Logan
Katherine Cleland ... Waitress
Jessica Malka ... Lidia Abrams
Antoine Yared ... Young Dealer
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Storyline

In Detroit, Janet Slate is happy since she has just rented the apartment 1303 of the Lake View Residence and will leave her alcoholic mother Maddie Slate. She calls her sister Lara to tell the news and she meets the girl Emily, who is her next door neighbor. Emily tells her that a girl, Jennifer, has killed her mother many years ago and jumped off the balcony, committing suicide. She also tells her to leave the apartment. Janet hears strange noises in the apartment and she calls her boyfriend Mark Taylor to spend the night with her. When Mark leaves the apartment, Jennifer throws Janet off balcony. The detective in charge of the investigation tells Lara that there are several cases of women committing suicide in that apartment, but he believes that someone has filled them. Lara decides to move to Janet's apartment despite what has happened there. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Genres:

Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some violent content and brief sexuality | See all certifications »

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In her new apartment. Lara goes to open a bottle of wine with a corkscrew. She becomes frightened by the wind and knocks the wine glasses and the bottle over with the corkscrew attached to the bottle, in the next scene she goes next door and introduces herself to Emily. She asks Emily if she can borrow a corkscrew but does get one from Emily. She goes back to her apartment and has an uncomfortable interaction with the creepy superintendent. When she goes back into the kitchen the glasses are back and the wine bottle is upright, without the corkscrew attached, it is open and has no cork in, you can see her poke her index finger into the open bottle top. The cork is also visible when she grabs the neck of the bottle and uses the corkscrew to 'open' the bottle. The wrapping on the neck of the bottle changes. She only got one glass out of the closet, yet there are two on the counter. She picks up an object after knocking the glasses and wine bottle over, but that object is not seen again in later shots. See more »

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Detective: Apartments don't kill people, Lara; people kill people.
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Connections

Remake of Apartment 1303 (2007) See more »

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All I Have to Say
Written by Brian Jones
Performed by Mozart Jones
Produced by Mozart Jones
Licensed by Beatscore
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Worst EVERYTHING!
4 August 2013 | by VickiDKSee all my reviews

Worst acting Worst directing Worst editing Worst *everything*

I watched because it starred (supporting role) Rebecca DeMorney (sp?). But I was really taken back by her AWFUL acting as well as the awful acting of every other actor in the movie. I was so embarrassed for her performance and wondered why she agreed to play this tacky, tacky part.

Had her acting career started with the caliber of this example, she would never have even met Tom Cruise. (Yes! THAT bad.)

I knew within 10 minutes that this movie was bad. We stopped watching, but I have a hard time leaving a movie unfinished and went back to see the rest of it. HOPING it might improve.

It didn't. Not . one . bit.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Apartment 1303 See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,377,891
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2.35 : 1
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