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Underwater (2020)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Horror | 10 January 2020 (USA)
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A crew of aquatic researchers work to get to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. But the crew has more than the ocean seabed to fear.

Director:

William Eubank

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Brian Duffield (screenplay by), Adam Cozad (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kristen Stewart ... Norah
Jessica Henwick ... Emily
T.J. Miller ... Paul
Vincent Cassel ... Captain
John Gallagher Jr. ... Smith
Mamoudou Athie ... Rodrigo
Gunner Wright ... Lee
Fiona Rene ... Godmother
Amanda Troop ... Poseidon Patty
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Storyline

A crew of aquatic researchers work to get to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. But the crew has more than the ocean seabed to fear.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

7 Miles Below the Ocean Surface Something Has Awakened


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and terror, and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 January 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Underwater See more »

Filming Locations:

Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,008,297, 12 January 2020

Gross USA:

$14,489,314

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$28,721,681
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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The little creature they capture is called a "clinger." See more »

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Lovecraftian popcorn
11 January 2020 | by influxtwoSee all my reviews

As a fan of William Eubank's 2014 film "The Signal" I was pretty excited for this. The Signal offered a lot of thrills and suspense and a twist ending that leaves you gobsmacked.

Underwater did not quite live up to the same shock value. Less build-up or development to make much of it float anywhere above mediocre. The setting, scenery, and cinematography and music however is stunning.

This is the love child of Alien, Cloverfield, A Quiet Place, The Abyss, Soma, DeepStar Six, HP Lovecraft Etc. But doesn't carry as much weight.


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