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In the Tall Grass (2019)

TV-MA | | Drama, Horror, Thriller | 4 October 2019 (USA)
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After hearing a young boy's cry for help, a sister and brother venture into a vast field of tall grass in Kansas but soon discover there may be no way out...and that something evil lurks within.

Director:

Vincenzo Natali

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Vincenzo Natali, Stephen King (based on the novella by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Laysla De Oliveira ... Becky DeMuth
Avery Whitted ... Cal DeMuth
Patrick Wilson ... Ross Humboldt
Will Buie Jr. ... Tobin Humboldt
Harrison Gilbertson ... Travis McKean
Tiffany Helm ... Gas Attendant
Rachel Wilson ... Natalie Humboldt
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When siblings Becky and Cal hear the cries of a young boy lost within a field of tall grass, they venture in to rescue him, only to become ensnared themselves by a sinister force that quickly disorients and separates them. Cut off from the world and unable to escape the field's tightening grip, they soon discover that the only thing worse than getting lost is being found. Written by Netflix

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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Official Sites:

Copperheart Entertainment

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

In the Tall Grass See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Dolby Digital (uncredited)| Dolby Atmos

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Much of the film was shot in Canada with the field being located near a bowling alley which was featured in the film. The church however was a temporary set made for the film on site. See more »

Quotes

Ross Humboldt: Ross Humboldt's the name, real estate's the game.
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Midnight Special
Written by John Fogerty (as John C. Fogerty)
Published by Jondora Music (BMI)
Courtesy of Conchord Music Group, Inc.
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I got trapped into this purgatory only after seeing Patrick Wilson in the trailer. Weak plot stretched unnecessary into 101 mins of boring grasses n wtf stone.
5 October 2019 | by Fella_shibbySee all my reviews

The trailer is enticing, the names associated is even more enticing. I saw this only cos of Patrick Wilson. Stephen King's name wasn't suffice to pull me into this purgatory. It is directed by Vincenzo Natali, the guy who gave us Cube, an awesome thriller. In this film he takes the similar concept from his previous movie Haunter which is decent compared to this.

There is unnecessary repetitive scenes of a pregnant woman screaming, irritating scenes of blurred visions, 101 mins of jus grass swaying which gets repetitive n boring. Ther is absolutely no explanation. I used to think that only Victor Crowley cud smash a person's face/head with bare hands but u have to check out a scene in this film. In some scenes, the child's acting is weak. He is seen trying to control his laughter. Mayb he was laughing at the lousy plot.

Better films on similar concept : Farmhouse, Triangle (Melissa George) n Haunter.


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