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Swallow

Swallow is a movie starring Haley Bennett, Austin Stowell, and Denis O'Hare. Hunter, a newly pregnant housewife, finds herself increasingly compelled to consume dangerous objects. As her husband and his family tighten their control...

Other Titles
Nyelés, Saplantı, Łaknienie, 吞噬
Running Time
1 hours 34 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Thriller, Drama
Director
Carlo Mirabella-Davis
Writer
Carlo Mirabella-Davis
Actors
Haley Bennett, Austin Stowell, Elizabeth Marvel, Denis O'Hare
Country
USA, France
Year
2019
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Disturbing psychological drama about Hunter, a newly pregnant deeply unhappy housewife from working class family who starts feeling suffocated in her marriage to a man from rich family who cares more about their unborn baby than about her. Although she continues to keep up appearances, her defense mechanism becomes eating increasingly dangerous small objects ranging from marbles to batteries. Eventually, she starts visiting a therapist while her husband hires a woman from Syria as their maid to watch her at home. One thing eventually becomes clear - in order to tackle her current issues, Hunter must first face her own tragic past.

Comments about thriller «Swallow» (14)

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Helen Thomas

A mysterious storm rises in a remote mountain range and the residents of a small town think it's a natural disaster and move away, leaving the town to fend for itself. While we are given the backdrop of how the storm affects the people, we don't get a good idea of what exactly is going on until much later in the movie. There is a definite lack of character development in the beginning of the film, and it starts off as if we are supposed to be getting to know the characters. The movie plays out like a horror movie, and not in the typical haunted house sort of way, but a more grounded supernatural kind of horror. In this movie the plot doesn't really focus on the supernatural. It focuses more on the characters and the relationship they have with each other. This is because the main character, Jake, has lost his mother and doesn't want to know any more about her. It is revealed in the first few minutes of the movie that he is a psychic, but doesn't know why. Throughout the movie the movie tries to keep us on the edge of our seats. In some parts it even gets scary. The movie is very emotional and it's very realistic. There is a lot of violence and it is done in a very subtle way. The camera work is excellent and the acting is very good. It also contains some very funny moments. There is a lot of suspense, and the movie will keep you guessing. In the end, The Last Airbender will have you guessing for the entire movie, which is a good thing.

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Alice

There is no denying that The Orphanage was a beautiful film. I wasn't prepared for how that would turn out to be. On the other hand, when I first saw this film I was pretty disappointed in the cinematography and the acting. I mean, how many people can you say that about? But, like I said, that changed as the film progressed. The Orphanage is a film that is not for everyone. It is disturbing and quite scary. But, the acting and cinematography make it a film that is worth seeing. I highly recommend this film.

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William S.

The film isn't about a witch hunt, it's about the worst of human nature. The movie is about how it can be very easy to convince people to do things that they may not want to do. As far as I can tell, the people who wrote this review hated this movie for the right reasons, and I have to respect their opinions. It's a must see movie, but I wouldn't recommend anyone to watch it in the first place.

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Michael M.

It's the age of the Snowden, the geeks, the freaks, the nerds and the outcasts. It's a time when people are open about their strange and often disturbing passions. It's a time when everything is talked about and every person knows their place in the social pecking order. How could this world be so blind and ignorant? -A Scanner Darkly's (or 'The 'Stalker', or 'The Stalker 2') best-selling novel, this is one of those rare books that can make you think about the human condition. It's a gripping, touching and fascinating book, about a world where people can't be trusted and where secrecy reigns supreme. The book follows the protagonist, 'Mark, an accountant for an international banking firm, who has become a social outcast. Not only does Mark never reveal the secrets that make him one of the most feared men in the banking world, he is also paranoid that someone will destroy him. Mark's life goes down a spiral when he is sacked for drinking with a client and telling the truth about the firm's fraud investigations. He then meets a stranger, an accountant named 'Ray, who is the victim of a corporate takeover, but who is also a highly skilled hacker. He gets caught in a high-stakes corporate game and discovers that he is being chased by a mysterious man called 'The Stalker'. When Mark discovers that Ray has set up a network of servers in the US and a covert surveillance system in the UK, he confronts him about the location of his wife and son. He is now faced with a life or death situation. It's a superb book, and I loved it. I thought it was very important to put Mark in a situation where he is a real person rather than a character from a book. The movie isn't as good, but it's still very good. I thought it was interesting to see how the US government was trying to track down Mark. It's pretty scary that some parts of the government are interested in tracking down Mark. I also liked how the film portrays the actions of the Stalker, who is nothing but a boy. He doesn't have much screen time, but I thought he was very interesting and he did really cool things. In the book, he's a man who is used to giving orders. In the movie, he has very little screen time and we don't see much of him. I also liked the way the book ended, and it gave me a feeling of closure. I was very impressed with how much the film was faithful to the book. I thought the cast was great. I loved Edward Norton, because

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Matthew R.

I was a bit unsure of watching this film but I was surprised to see how well it was made and the quality of the acting. The film does have a bit of a heavy message and the production values are very high. The actors all deliver convincing performances and this gives the film the realism it needs to carry it's weight. The movie has a light edge to it with some dark scenes but it is done well with a moody, brooding tone that is perfectly suited to the story. The film has a very odd sense of humour but is played in such a light tone that it is not that obvious. The film is well paced and is enjoyable to watch and while there are some slow points in the film, they are still far outweighed by the ending. I would recommend this film to anyone that enjoyed films like The Sixth Sense and more recently Before Sunrise and Before Sunset.

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Nancy

I am not really a huge fan of John Carpenter movies. They are very uninspired and predictable. When I heard about this movie I thought it was going to be like "The Thing" or "Halloween" but it turned out to be a lot better. The movie has some of the best tension you can have in a movie. It is very disturbing and realistic. The character of Samantha, the villain, is extremely scary and scary looking. The only thing that bothers me about the movie is that it starts out pretty slow. It gets faster and faster and the movie feels like it is running for two hours. I liked that the ending is different than most horror movies and was kind of disappointing that it is different. I thought the music was really good and the acting was good. Some of the scenes were really good but I did like the scene with the maggot lady a little bit. I thought it was a good movie and if you are a John Carpenter fan, then you should check it out.

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Matthew Phillips

I really enjoyed this movie. It was a wonderful blend of mystery and thriller. It really made me think of what it would be like to find out the truth, or "truth-inside-my-head" as it were. I would recommend this movie to anyone who enjoys thrillers, mystery, or drama.

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Janice Johnson

I don't remember if I have seen the original version of this film, but I remember that it was a lot different than the version I saw. I remember it being very violent. This remake is different. I think I saw the original version first. I saw the original version a year or two ago. It is very different. This is one of those movies where I like the original version better. I don't think I will ever watch it again, but it's still good. It is very good and creepy. I think it is very creepy. It is a very good scary movie. I think this is a remake of an earlier movie. The original is scary. It is scary. This is a good scary movie. I think this is very good.

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Craig Simpson

this is a very good movie, in fact i've watched it twice and i'm still in the mood for a good thriller. the storyline is solid and keeps the viewers in suspense till the very end. the acting is good, most of the cast are good, the movie is very well made, especially the direction. this is the first movie i've ever watched that really gave me the feeling that i was in the movie, and i don't think i have ever felt that before. this movie has it all. drama, suspense, romance, drama, suspense, romance. good job guys!

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Samantha

The more I watch this movie, the more I like it. Every time it gets worse and worse. For once, I'd prefer to watch a movie over a person getting shot, but I still think it's a good movie. I think the movie is so bad, that it's not even worth watching. And it's the only movie that makes me so annoyed. The acting is horrible, the plot is horrible, and the effects are awful. The movie is bad in every way. But I think the director is making a point that I haven't seen in a long time, that we need a more realistic, less bloody movie that doesn't even have a decent story.

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Peter M.

My wife and I loved this movie. The acting is good, the plot is gripping, the action is fast-paced and the pacing is very well-done. It really didn't go much wrong with the director or the actors. It was a very exciting, suspenseful and compelling movie. The audience was on edge. There were so many "who-what-when-how-why" questions, and the movie was so interesting. We kept on thinking about it, and it was too good to leave at the end. I would recommend this movie to anyone who wants a very good movie experience.

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Jonathan

This is one of the best movies I've ever seen. It's well-written, well-acted, well-directed and well-edited. The whole cast does an excellent job, including Kurt Russell and Diane Lane. There is so much to see in this movie that you can't stop watching it. I thought it was the best movie of 1997. I give it an 8 out of 10.

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Marilyn B.

After several months of avoiding this movie, I finally decided to watch it. It's not that I expected anything from it, as I saw no reviews. I just needed a change from the tired clichéd movies that have been released in the past few years. What I saw was a movie that is a hybrid of gritty crime drama and psychological thriller. It was a lot of what I expected. I was thinking that it will be a straightforward police drama, with some mixture of mystery and thriller. Instead, it was a mixture of police drama, psychological thriller, and mystery. What I have to say is that the movie was very good, and it was a good watch, but that is not what you expect from a movie like this. I am not saying that the movie is bad, as it is a very good movie. I am saying that if you want to see a police drama, then you will not be disappointed. However, if you are looking for a psychological thriller, then you will be disappointed.

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John

I'm not a huge fan of my own country, but it wasn't like I was a fan of the country, so I watched it, as it had some kind of international popularity and it was pretty good. I actually think that some of the best scenes of the movie are the ones where the young actor says the lines, and they look a lot like his real-life friends. And the way the movie ends was very kind of poetic. Overall, it was good, but I'm still not sure about the fact that it was in English, and I have to say that it was way better than I thought it would be. I recommend it to anyone who likes movies with more than two story lines, and if you're not familiar with the country, you may have to watch it again to understand the things that I didn't understand.