Quarantine Synopsis
A reporter and a cameraman become quarantined in an apartment building.
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Entertainment Weekly

Quarantine director John Erick Dowdle and co-writing brother Drew wisely stick close to the told-from-the-cameraman's point-of-view...
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75

TV Guide

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Claustrophobic, jittery at times, and electric in pace, Quarantine is a stripped-down bloody thrill ride that -- while certainly not...
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70

L.A. Weekly

It's a shame that this English-language cover of an excellent Spanish shocker will eclipse the original, at least in U.S. theaters -- but...
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Give Quarantine credit: Without resorting to computer-generated monsters or supernatural explanations, it uses consistent logic and...
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60

Film Threat

Worth seeing for its solid first two acts, some terrific acting by some favorite character actors, and a several solid spook-show scares.
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60

Empire

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As a visceral, camera-shuddery ride into foamy-mouthed zombie hell, it’s efficient enough -- but if you’ve already seen [Rec], steer...
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Oh, "Blair Witch," what hath thou wrought? It has taken less than a decade, but the concept of horror films filmed documentary-style has...
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
It's easily the weakest entry into this ever-expanding category and is inferior to its subtitled source material. Quarantine implies "stay...
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
Quarantine is a one-note nightmare, nicely pitched to the high-C howls of the bitten and the biters but offering considerably less froth...
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Boston Globe

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Like "Blair Witch," Quarantine uses the conceit of a movie-within-a-movie to give documentary immediacy to its assorted grotesqueries.
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Quarantine, best *comedy* of the year

By Hodrobond
This movie was just remarkably terrible, i haven't laughed at such bad acting and a terribly done plot since, well, Dragon Wars. Every moment of the film was predictable, and the characters reactions...

If you like to have fun at the movies, go.

By WCinLV
While leaving the theater I heard some people talking sh*#, everyone is a critic, but I had a great time. I got envolved with the main charaters and felt for them when the fit hit the shan, and man...

DON'T BOTHER

By michelez
My daughter and I went to a prescreening last night. We walked out! There were theater workers, who had seen the movie the night before, interviewing the people who walked out of the movie. ...

Quarantine

By Squirrel Sniper
I hope its not another cheap thriller although i highly doubt it will be. The trailer looks great, looking forward to this one :)...

wow

By Schiraptophobia
i went to this movie with my boyfriend. The beginning was very boring, and i thought it was going to be a terrible movie. But when they got into the building, the rest was nonstop adrenaline rush....

Five Word Review

By redyeah
Why'd she have to go!?...

OMG

By mrsluckey16
I can't wait til this movie comes out!!...

Cheap American Rip-Off

By kissthachief
This is a movie copied from a Latin version titled "Rec". If you really want to see a scary movie this halloween go rent "Rec" it is like the Blair-Witch Project meets 28 days later. The Latin...

Fantastic, Creepy, Very Intense!

By JCredible
To all the people below me saying how bad the movie was because of the shakiness of the camera... SHUT UP. Its supposed to be that way, this was a first person camera movie, for more intense acting...

overall great movie!!!

By ramirezzmarie
I didn't know about this movie until my personal trainer told me about it. We went to watch it and didn't really know what to expect. I liked everything besides all the blood. We were jumping out of...

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Rated R | For bloody violence and disturbing content, terror and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says not for kids Grim, grisly horror film only for mature viewers.
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