Synopsis: A couple moves to an isolated, modern, safe apartment building with CCTV after the wife has problems with nightmares. However, something's not quite right with the building.
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Director(s): Rob W. King
Production: Minds Eye International
Rotten Tomatoes:
86 min


[distorted sounds and music]




[water running]

[breathing hard]

[pills jangle]

[water running]

[tap squeaks, water stops]




[door squeaks]


[breathing heavily]

Russel, there's someone

in here!


Honey, what's wrong?

What's wrong? What is it?

There was someone here.

I got you.

I got you. You're safe.

There's no one in here, Lauren.

I got you.


We gotta get out of here.

I just want you to feel safe.


- I love you.

- I love you too.

[Russel] Wow, look at

this place.

Lauren. Russel.

I'm Lance, sales agent.

Welcome to twenty-first

century living.

I'll like you to meet out

head concierge, Dominique.


- And our service engineer, Ryan.

- A pleasure.

I hope you'll be joining us.

[Lance] Right, if you'd like

to follow me this way.

We have seven different scents

pumped into the lobby

and elevator.

We've recruited an acclaimed

interior designer,

lighting specialist,

acoustical scientist,

even a feng shui expert, to help

us create the ultimate comfort

and tranquility.

Now, our amenities include a

state-of-the-art fitness center,

outdoor pool, games room, 20

seat multimedia screening room.

All suites have access to

our 24-hour surveillance

of all key venues.

- [beep]

- Okay. Please follow me.

Wireless lighting, QED window

shades with sun control fabric,

and a fully integrated


cabling package.

Why don't you take your time?

Feel free to have a look around.

Go upstairs.

What do you think?

I think, uh,

no one deserves to

live this well.


70-hour work weeks, three years

without a vacation.

We had two priorities:

security and serenity.

And unless you wanna move into

Fort Knox, we're not gonna get

more secure than this.

And as for serenity...


I think living outside of the

city would be great for us.

You know?


Whatever you decide.

[switch clicks]

[water running]

[dripping, static]

Let's do this.


This is gonna be so good

for both of us.

It's, uh...

it's, uh, big, gorgeous,

modern, safe.

An embarrassment of riches,


[Beatrice] And yet?

I don't know, I'm just...

I-I'm still so scared.

Scared to, uh, you know, to,

uh, join the world again.

Scared to pick up a paint brush.

That blank canvas.

But, um...

I think I'm mostly scared

because I know that if I don't

stop being scared I'm just

gonna lose everything.



Still working out the kinks.

You look beautiful.

If you get uncomfortable,

if this is a crushing bore,

we're an elevator ride

away from home.

- I know.

- Okay.

- I'll get my jacket.

- Okay.

[light clicks]

[indistinct chatter]

Hey, sweetheart.

- I'm Margo.

- Hi, Margo. Russel.

- Scott's wife.

- Nice to meet you.

Nice to meet you, too.

- I'm Lauren.

- Hi Lauren.

Come on, let's ditch

the excess baggage.


Phillip Starks, 120.

Inherited his father's

Fortune 500 marketing

and advertising agency.

Brilliant. And about as close

to the ideal neighbor

as you can possibly ever find.

[glasses clink]

Gwendolyn Serota-Talal.

Married to a Saudi kazillionaire

who's never around,

leaving her with

far too much time

on her criminally

unflawed hands.


Tim Hoyle.

Something to do with geoscience.

Single, bit peculiar,

but perfectly harmless.


Don't you stray far.

[woman humming

"Beautiful Dreamer"]

Well, I believe we have

two things in common.

- May I?

- Oh, please.

So word around the building

is you're a painter.

I am.

While I've never advanced beyond

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Arne Olsen

Arne Thomas Olsen (3 December 1909 – 26 June 2000) was a Norwegian actor, stage producer and theatre director. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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