Village, The (2004)
Village, The (2004) Genre(s): Drama | Romance | Thriller

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Joaquin Phoenix, Adrien Brody, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver

Synopsis: The truce between the peaceful, fearful villagers and the frightening creatures in the woods surrounding them is endangered by the intentions of a bold young man.


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Reviews
Newt's movie review

Shyamalan's strict use of simple colours and excellent use of sound to create an atmosphere are almost trademark of his work. It's a fair story with good acting, is filled with suspense and is not at all disappointing.

Added 01 January 2005 at 12:50 AM
Ripley's movie review

Beautifully filmed with each shot framed to maximum effect. I didn't find it scary although it was creepy now and then and Howard was great. I figured out the ending early on so the big twist at the end wasn't a twist for me. One scene in the movie did shock me though. I didn't see it coming at all. Worth watching? I think so, even if only for the cinematography.

Added 02 September 2005 at 6:28 PM


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