Beneath the Darkness

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"Now I lay you down to sleep."
  • PG-13
  • 2012
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 4.5  (6,248)
  • 22

Beneath the Darkness is a thriller movie from 2011 directed by Martin Guigui. The film stars Dennis Quaid, Tony Oller, Aimee Teegarden, and Devon Werkheiser. The story unfolds in the small town of Smithville, where a beloved local mortician Ely Vaughn (Dennis Quaid) is known for his kindness and dedication to his profession. However, when four teenagers break into his funeral home one night, they witness Ely engaging in disturbing and violent behavior.

The teenagers are played by Tony Oller (Travis), Aimee Teegarden (Abby), Devon Werkheiser (Brian), and Brett Cullen (Danny). They are horrified by what they see and agree to keep the incident a secret. However, as they start experiencing strange occurrences and nightmares, they realize that Ely is not who he seems to be.

As the story progresses, it becomes apparent that Ely is a disturbed man who has been hiding a dark secret for years. He is determined to keep it hidden, regardless of the cost. As the teenagers try to uncover the truth, they find themselves in a dangerous and life-threatening situation.

Beneath the Darkness is a gripping movie that keeps the audience engaged from start to finish. The storyline is well-crafted and keeps the viewer guessing until the very end. The performances of the actors, particularly Dennis Quaid, are excellent, and add to the suspense of the film.

The movie's themes are dark and twisted, revolving around the horrors that can exist within a seemingly normal facade. The film touches on themes of grief, loss, and the dangers of suppressing emotions.

The movie has also been praised for its immersive soundtrack and cinematography. The gothic and eerie setting of the small town and the funeral home creates an unsettling atmosphere that adds to the film's suspense.

Overall, Beneath the Darkness is a well-crafted thriller that is sure to entertain any fan of the genre. The storyline, acting, and overall mood of the movie make it a standout film that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

Beneath the Darkness is a 2012 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.5 and a MetaScore of 22.

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    4.5  (6,248)
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