Down a Dark Hall

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"Welcome to Blackwood. Where lost girls find their way."
  • PG-13
  • 2018
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 5.0  (14,820)
  • 56

Down a Dark Hall is a supernatural thriller movie released in 2018, directed by Rodrigo Cortés and starring AnnaSophia Robb, Uma Thurman, Isabelle Fuhrman, Victoria Moroles, and Noah Silver. The movie is based on a novel of the same name by Lois Duncan. The story follows a teenage girl named Kit Gordy (AnnaSophia Robb), who is sent to an exclusive boarding school for troubled girls, the Blackwood Boarding School. Kit is a talented young artist who has been expelled from her previous school due to her rebellious nature. At first, she is excited about her new school, but soon discovers that the school has a dark past.

As Kit settles into her new surroundings, strange things begin to happen. She starts having terrifying nightmares, and she and her new friends, Veronika (Victoria Moroles), Ashley (Isabelle Fuhrman), and Sierra (Taylor Russell), begin to hear strange noises coming from the walls. Moreover, they discover that the school's headmistress, Madame Duret (Uma Thurman), has an unusual way of disciplining students by unlocking their hidden talents.

As the girls begin to uncover the secrets of the school, they find themselves drawn closer to the dark forces that haunt it. With the help of some unlikely allies, Kit and her friends must fight the evil forces that threaten their lives and discover the truth behind the Blackwood Boarding School.

The movie's plot is a fantastic blend of horror, mystery, and thriller genres. It captures the audience's attention by building suspense and intrigue from the beginning of the movie until the end. The film's visuals are stunning, and the creepy atmosphere of the Blackwood Boarding School is perfectly depicted. The movie's orchestral score by Víctor Reyes adds to the eerie atmosphere of the movie, creating tension and thrills that keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

AnnaSophia Robb delivers an impressive performance as Kit Gordy, the film's protagonist. Her acting captures Kit's transformation from a new student excited about her new school to someone who is terrified, confused, and desperate to uncover the secrets of the school. Uma Thurman delivers a convincing performance as Madam Duret. Her stoic, emotionless demeanor and chilling stares build a sense of foreboding and fear every time she appears on screen.

Isabelle Fuhrman, who plays Ashley, a student who maintains a cold exterior but is hiding a dark secret, delivers an exceptional performance. Her character is complex, and the depth of her emotions is beautifully conveyed through her acting.

Victoria Moroles and Taylor Russell, who play Veronika and Sierra, respectively, are fantastic in their roles. Their performances effortlessly convey the sense of isolation and frustration that comes with being at a peculiar school. The chemistry between the four girls is palpable, adding to the movie's overall emotional intensity.

Overall, Down a Dark Hall is a brilliant movie with excellent performances by an impressive cast. The movie's superb visuals, haunting score, and well-crafted plot make for a thrilling horror movie experience. Rodrigos Cortés's direction is top-notch, and he masterfully creates the movie's dark and creepy atmosphere, making the movie a must-watch for fans of horror and mystery genres.

Down a Dark Hall is a 2018 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.0 and a MetaScore of 56.

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