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Shut In (2016)

PG-13 | | Drama, Thriller | 11 November 2016 (USA)
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A heart-pounding thriller about a widowed child psychologist who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.

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Mary Portman
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Dr. Wilson
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Stephen Portman
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A heart-pounding thriller about a widowed child psychologist who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.

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Don't believe everything you see See more »

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Drama | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for terror and some violence/bloody images, nudity, thematic elements and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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11 November 2016 (USA)  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,700,000 (USA) (11 November 2016)

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$6,883,951 (USA) (23 December 2016)
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The screenplay for this film was featured in the 2013 Blacklist, a list of the "most liked" unmade scripts of the year. See more »

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The first time the mother puts the electrodes on the son his shirt is wide open on his chest from the above angle. Then during the switch to the side angle his shirt appears much less open, and then back to the above shot with it opened wide. See more »

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Featured in Half in the Bag: Shut in and Arrival (2016) See more »

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I thought it was pretty good
16 November 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm not sure why this movie is getting such bad reviews. I actually thought it was pretty good.

I enjoy "psychological thrillers" that keep you guessing, and this movie kept me guessing. I wasn't sure what was real, who was doing what, or exactly how it would end.

I thought the acting was great and that the scenery was lovely.

If anything, it was a little more horror-esque than I really needed, but overall I did not feel as though it was a waste of time or money.

I enjoyed the pacing of the movie and felt that they built up to a good climactic ending. Two thumbs up from me.


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