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Shortwave (2016)

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A modern and unrelentingly tense psychological thriller based on a theory of the origins of shortwave radio frequencies, Shortwave is an unnerving reminder that some stones are best left unturned.
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Complete credited cast:
Juanita Ringeling ... Isabel
Tina Feliciano Tina Feliciano ... Amanda
Nina Senicar ... Jessica
Kelly FitzGerald Kelly FitzGerald ... Erin
Cristobal Tapia Montt ... Josh
Kyle Davis ... Thomas
Sara Malakul Lane ... Jane
Santwon McCray Santwon McCray ... D.A.V.I.S
Thomas H. McDaniel Thomas H. McDaniel ... Worker
Mick Morgana Ignis ... Creature 'The Aggressor' (as Mick Ignis)
Sam Waldbaum Sam Waldbaum ... Creature 'The Caller'
Erin Raemen Erin Raemen ... Creature 'The Wtacher'
Jay Ellis ... Robert Marconi
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Josh and Isabel Harris, after suffering the loss of their only child, relocate to a secluded hillside research facility with the hopes of repairing their broken family. After years of trying, Josh and his research partner, Thomas, have a breakthrough involving a cryptic shortwave radio signal and its universal origins. Something within the signal resonates with Isabel and she begins experiencing seeming hallucinations and visions of distant memories. Upon further investigation into the phenomenon, the scientists fear for Isabel's health while Isabel fears the signal has attracted something sinister to their new home.

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Some Messages Should Be Ignored

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Sci-Fi | Thriller

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I fell asleep
1 January 2018 | by chameleonaramSee all my reviews

Cannot remember any movie where I just fell asleep without being tired. This movie builds up so slowly that it really is a cure for sleeplessness! Honestly, if you have sleeping problems just watch this movie. Acting is also terrible. It missed everything but the main reason why I rate this movie 1 star is because those behind this movie tried to put some kind of emotion into it by putting a lot of attention into certain scenes but actually got the opposite. A shameful and laughable approach to a situation that is very serious when it happens to anyone in real life. Makers of this movie, do something else!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kratki talasi See more »

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Budget:

$350,000 (estimated)
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Cue Mark Films See more »
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2.35 : 1
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