In the wake of an unknown global terror, a mother must find the strength to flee with her children down a treacherous river in search of safety. Due to unseen deadly forces, the perilous journey must be made blindly. Directed by Emmy winner Susanne Bier, Bird Box is a thriller starring Academy Award winner Sandra Bullock, John Malkovich, Sarah Paulson, and Trevante Rhodes.
Never Lose Sight of Survival
Did You Know?
When Charlie is talking o Malorie about his book, he says that "it's not one of those kids stories where they all got crossbows and they're killing each other to survive, or running around some giant maze." He's referring to The Hunger Games and The Maze Runner series. Rosa Salazar, who plays Lucy, starred as Brenda in the film adaptations Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
(2015) and Maze Runner: The Death Cure
(2018). See more
When Girl is tossed out of the boat in the rapids, the bird box is tied around her. It emerges intact, and the birds survive. The birds would most likely not survive being under water. See more
[over the radio
We have a place, a compound. We have a community. It's safe here. How many of you are there? Are any of them children? Because, the fastest way to get here is by the river, and I don't think you could make it with kids.
References The Maze Runner
Piano Sonata No. 47 in B Minor, HOB. XVI: 32 - Il Menuet
Written by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performed by Ben Lester See more