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The Bare Bones: After delivering an injured man to a quasi-abandoned hospital, a police officer finds himself, as well as the other people inside, trapped by a group of sinister cultist. Meanwhile, a monster roams the halls.
The void is pretty petal -to-the-metal the entire way through. It starts hard, and refused to let up. It's a constant mashup of "Holy Shit," and "WTF Is Happening."
On the down side, there are a lot of comparisons to be drawn here. Many of the scenes and concepts behind this film are similar to those from other movies.
Which isn't a bad thing, provided that you do it correctly. And, In my humble opinion, this one did.
The acting in this film has two settings: "Give that man an Oscar", and "Oh Dear God, this statue has more emotion than you."
Those are the only two settings. There are no more.
The emotions they did manage to convey brilliantly were panic, and frustration.
In fact, I might go so far as to say that they did so almost too well, as I spent the entire film wishing I could dropkick all of the characters in the face.
Firstly, and this isn't something I usually include in my reviews, but this movie does nothing for feminism (The good kind.) All the women in it are stupid or useless, even when they're supposed to be intelligent.
Furthermore, in many parts, it feels like the characters are being dicks just for the hell of it. Which is always something that makes me think the writers were being lazy.