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Crawl (2019)

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A young woman, while attempting to save her father during a category 5 hurricane, finds herself trapped in a flooding house and must fight for her life against alligators.

Director:

Alexandre Aja
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Kaya Scodelario ... Haley
Barry Pepper ... Dave
Morfydd Clark ... Beth
Ross Anderson ... Wayne
Jose Palma ... Pete
George Somner George Somner ... Marv
Anson Boon ... Stan
Ami Metcalf ... Lee
Tina Pribicevic Tina Pribicevic ... Young Haley
Srna Vasiljevic Srna Vasiljevic ... Louie
Cso-Cso Cso-Cso ... Sugar
Colin McFarlane ... Governor
Annamaria Serda ... Emma
Savannah Steyn ... Lisa
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Storyline

Against all logic, the competitive swimmer, Haley, drives into the mouth of a furiously destructive Category 5 hurricane on a collision course with her hometown of Florida, to check in on her estranged father, Dave. There, in their weather-beaten house amid a rapidly sinking and alligator-infested town, Haley and her father find themselves trapped in the labyrinthine mess of their flooded crawl space, where a merciless pair of six-metre predators is silently stalking them. Now--as Haley and Dave are gasping for air in the claustrophobic basement--only their will to survive can help them stand a chance against the scaly adversaries' powerful jaws. Can they escape without getting eaten alive? Written by Nick Riganas

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Taglines:

If the storm doesn't get you... they will See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for bloody creature violence, and brief language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

While she is driving the camera shows a shark with a victim in his mouth, it's a nod to Jaws(1975) See more »

Goofs

All vehicles display a front license plate, a dead giveaway this is not set in Florida, since only rear plates are provided there. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Dave: Don't cry. Don't let 'em see you cry, Haley. You will get them next time. All right? 'Cause what are you? Huh? What are you?
Young Haley: The apex predator.
Dave: Yeah, you are. Apex predator. All day.
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Connections

References Apocalypse Now (1979) See more »

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Written by Erwin Steijlen
Performed by SkyShouter
Courtesy of Crucial Music Corporation
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An Enjoyable Watch
21 June 2020 | by Blk_Ne190See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this movie, particularly at the start. It did kinda lose momentum as it went on but the first 40 had me hooked.

I would say it's better than your average "Shark film" for a lack of better term. "Creature" movie maybe. It has a little bit more going for it and shakes it up a little bit.

I feel like it didn't have a huge budget but this is where it impresses me as it did a lot with what it had.

The acting is fine nothing great but you don't really watch this type of movie for that.

You should give it a watch if you like this type of movie I think you would enjoy it.


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Official Sites:

Official Site [Japan]

Country:

USA | Serbia | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 July 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Crawl See more »

Filming Locations:

Belgrade, Serbia See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,005,210, 14 July 2019

Gross USA:

$39,014,193

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$91,542,097
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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