A businesswoman is pursued by a psychopath after being locked in a parking garage on Christmas Eve.
Release Year: 2007
Rating: 5.9/10 (14,140 voted)
Critic's Score: 37/100
Stars: Rachel Nichols, Wes Bentley, Simon Reynolds
The story centers on a corporate climber who gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.
Writers: Alexandre Aja, Grégory Levasseur
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee
Man in Elevator
Grace Lynn Kung
Woman in Elevator
A new level of fear.
Release Date: 9 November 2007
Filming Locations: Cinespace Film Studios, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Box Office Details
Opening Weekend: $2,083,398
(11 November 2007)
(16 December 2007)
Did You Know?
The film was shot in two months, exclusive at night, at a real working Toronto parking garage.
When Angela stub the little stuff to Tom's eye, He close his eye while the stubbing. After that we can see he fully opened his eye and the eye ball is nearly out of it's hole. When he pull out the little stuff from his eye, after that it closed again.
Yes, sir, I redrafted the contracts to include the new stipulations.
It's OK — nothing special
This movie takes a long time to get going, and I frequently found
myself throwing in the flag. There are a lot of events which
happen that just don't make sense and don't ring true.
Initially Wes Bentley irritated me, but eventually I got to like him
and his character. He's pretty good at playing a dissociative
Once the story got going it was easy to forgive the obvious mistakes
and just have fun with it. The setting, a parking garage, is very cold
and unforgiving. It's all concrete. That aesthetic helps set a tone
that Thomas is going to be unforgiving. closed, and cold with people he
Angela (Rachel Nichols) doesn't suffer from stupid chick syndrome. She
makes a few smart moves, and that makes it easy to root for her and
empathize with her. You want her to kick butt, but Thomas is a pretty