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The Owners (2020)

Not Rated | | Action, Horror, Thriller | 4 September 2020 (USA)
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A group of friends think they find an easy score at an empty house with a safe full of cash. But when the owners, an elderly couple, come home early, the tables are suddenly turned.


Julius Berg
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Complete credited cast:
Maisie Williams ... Mary / Jane
Sylvester McCoy ... Richard Huggins
Rita Tushingham ... Ellen Huggins
Jake Curran ... Gaz
Andrew Ellis Andrew Ellis ... Terry
Ian Kenny ... Nathan
Stacha Hicks ... Jean


The Owners follows a group of friends in the 1990s who think they found the perfect easy score: an empty house with a safe full of cash. But when the elderly couple that lives there comes home early, the tables are suddenly turned. As a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues, the would-be thieves are left to fight to save themselves from a nightmare they could never have imagined.

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Based on the French graphic novel "Une Nuit De Pleine Lune" by Belgian artist Hermann and writer Yves H. See more »


References The Graduate (1967) See more »


Piano Concerto No 1 in A Minor
Composed by Edvard Grieg
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Starts Well But Goes Nowhere Fast
8 September 2020 | by omendataSee all my reviews

This movie started off well with some great acting from all concerned; the bad guy was particularly vile and that boded well for a good bloodbath/massacre but it all went downhill rather quickly as nothing much except a bit of a drama out of a crisis unfolded with little to no real horror; more of a comedy with a bit of drama and a smidgin' of horror thrown in for good measure.

Sylvester McCoy makes the film and I have always liked him; even as Doctor Who as he brings a lot more to the table than most actors these days but all of the actors were really spot on but they just had nothing to really work with scriptwise and I don't know about anyone else but I figured out what was possibly behind the safe from the beginning so the mystery was gone for me quite early on.

Disappointed as it looked like this could be a rival to the USA Don't Breathe movie but it has absolutely nothing in common but it does get an average 5 hatchets out of 10 as it will fill an average Friday nights viewing.

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