Dr. Louis Creed and his wife, Rachel, relocate from Boston to rural Maine with their two young children. The couple soon discover a mysterious burial ground hidden deep in the woods near their new home.
Six strangers are given mysterious black boxes with tickets to an immersive escape room for a chance to win tons of money. Being locked in several rooms with extreme conditions, they discover the secrets behind the escape room and must fight to survive and to find a way out.
The man responsible for creating a real life escape room in Poland and who was charged with deliberately creating a danger of a fire that led to 5 teens being killed inside was named Milosz. In this movie, the name of the escape room operator went by Minos. However, it's more than likely that Minos here refers to the Greek mythological figure, first king of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa who every nine years sent seven people into Minotaur's labyrinth. See more »
In the official trailer the winning prize for successful escape is dubbed as $1,000,000 but in the movie it is only $10,000, as can be seen printed on the entry voucher and is stated by the characters when they gather for the first time. Still, the entry voucher with the printed sum of $10,000 is also briefly visible in the trailer. See more »