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* MinimalistCast: There are a grand total of four characters in the movie [[spoiler: though depending on how you interpret things it could be as few as three or as many as six.]]


* ActionSurvivor: For the most part, Sarah just runs from one room to the next, acting like any one of us would when being stalked by a killer in a locked house.

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* ActionSurvivor: For the most part, Sarah just runs from one room to the next, acting like any one of us would when being stalked by a killer in a locked house. [[spoiler: Except that in this case, Sarah ''is'' the killer.]]



* SurvivalHorror: The film plays out as a live-action version of such, including Sarah's inability to do much other than run away.

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* SurvivalHorror: The film plays out as a live-action version of such, including Sarah's inability to do much other than run away. [[spoiler: Subverted, since it turns out she's doing a whole lot more than just running.]]


* TheOner: Unlike the film it is a remake of, it is not a single continuous shot. However, it is composed of only a handful of continuous takes simaliar to the 1948 film [[{{Rope}} Rope]].

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* TheOner: Unlike the film it is a remake of, it is not a single continuous shot. However, it is composed of only a handful of continuous takes simaliar to the 1948 film [[{{Rope}} Rope]].''Film/{{Rope}}''.


Sarah (Elizabeth Olsen) is staying at a lakeside Victorian house in the country which her father and her Uncle Peter are renovating. After an unsettling encounter with an old childhood friend, she hears a noise upstairs. Her father goes up to investigate it but never comes back. Sarah finds that she's been locked into the house and something else is there, stalking her.

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Sarah (Elizabeth Olsen) (Creator/ElizabethOlsen) is staying at a lakeside Victorian house in the country which her father and her Uncle Peter are renovating. After an unsettling encounter with an old childhood friend, she hears a noise upstairs. Her father goes up to investigate it but never comes back. Sarah finds that she's been locked into the house and something else is there, stalking her.


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* ThePlace: Obviously.

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* AntiHero: [[spoiler: Sarah can be seen as a violent example]]


* AntiHero[=/=]AntiVillain: [[spoiler: Sarah can be seen as either]]



* PayEvilUntoEvil: What happens to [[spoiler: Sarah's uncle and father]] can't really be seen as good, but it can be seen as a valid example of vengeance.


* AllJustADream: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.]]

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* AllJustADream: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.and took photos and did nothing to stop it.]]


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%%* [[spoiler: AbusiveParents]]

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%%* * AbusiveParents: [[spoiler: AbusiveParents]]Sarah was sexually abused as a child by her father and uncle but has repressed the experience.]]



* AllJustADrea]: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.]]

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* AllJustADrea]: AllJustADream: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.]]



%%* [[spoiler:TheKillerInMe]]

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%%* [[spoiler:TheKillerInMe]]* TheKillerInMe: [[spoiler: Sarah is the one who attacked and hid her father, and is the one who kills her father and her uncle.]]



%%* [[spoiler: PayEvilUntoEvil]]

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%%* * PayEvilUntoEvil: What happens to [[spoiler: PayEvilUntoEvil]]Sarah's uncle and father]] can't really be seen as good, but it can be seen as a valid example of vengeance.



* TwistEnding: [[spoiler:Sarah is the killer all along]]
* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds:[[spoiler: Sarah after its revealed she's the killer]]

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* TwistEnding: [[spoiler:Sarah is the killer all along]]
* WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds:[[spoiler: Sarah after its revealed she's the killer]]
along]]


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* [[spoiler: AbusiveParents]]

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* %%* [[spoiler: AbusiveParents]]



* [[spoiler:AllJustADream]]: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.]]
* [[spoiler: AntiHero[=/=]AntiVillain: Sarah can be seen as either]]

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* [[spoiler:AllJustADream]]: AllJustADrea]: [[spoiler:Sarah was abused as a child. The film is about her taking revenge on her abuser and, to a lesser degree, on the one who knew but said nothing.]]
* [[spoiler: AntiHero[=/=]AntiVillain: [[spoiler: Sarah can be seen as either]]



* ForeignRemake

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* ForeignRemakeForeignRemake: Of a Uruguayan film.



* [[spoiler:TheKillerInMe]]

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* %%* [[spoiler:TheKillerInMe]]



* [[spoiler: PayEvilUntoEvil]]

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* %%* [[spoiler: PayEvilUntoEvil]]



* [[spoiler:WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Sarah after its revealed she's the killer]]

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* [[spoiler:WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds:[[spoiler: Sarah after its revealed she's the killer]]


* TwistEnding: [[spoiler:Sarah is the killer all along]]

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* TwistEnding: [[spoiler:Sarah is the killer all along]]along]]
* [[spoiler:WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds: Sarah after its revealed she's the killer]]


A 2012 {{Horror}} film by Chris Kentis and Laura Lau. It is a {{remake}} of the 2010 Uruguayan horror film, ''TheSilentHouse'' (''La Casa Muda'').

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A 2012 {{Horror}} film by Chris Kentis and Laura Lau. It is a {{remake}} of the 2010 Uruguayan horror film, ''TheSilentHouse'' ''Film/TheSilentHouse'' (''La Casa Muda'').


* [[spoiler: AntiHero AntiVillain: Sarah can be seen as either]]

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* [[spoiler: AntiHero AntiVillain: AntiHero[=/=]AntiVillain: Sarah can be seen as either]]


* [[spoiler: AntiHeroAntiVillain: Sarah can be seen as either]]

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* [[spoiler: AntiHeroAntiVillain: AntiHero AntiVillain: Sarah can be seen as either]]

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