Underwater

7 Miles below the ocean surface, something has awakened.


Underwater
A crew of underwater researchers must scramble to safety after an earthquake devastates their subterranean laboratory. Unfortunately, the crew has more than just the ocean seabed to fear...

95 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Violence, Horror).
Action, Detective/Mystery, Drama, Horror, Thriller.

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I wish there were some good-looking vampires down here...
I wish there were some good-looking vampires down here...

Credits

Cast
Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller, Jessica Henwick, Vincent Cassel, John Gallagher Jr., Mamoudou Athie, Gunner Wright
Director
William Eubank
ScreenplayBrian Duffield, Adam Cozad
MusicMarco Beltrami, Brandon Roberts
CinematographyBojan Bazelli
EditingBrian Berdan, William Hoy, Todd E. Miller
Sound formatsDolby Atmos
SA distributorEmpire Entertainment
Made in2020
Produced by20th Century Fox Film Corporation, Chernin Entertainment, TSG Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreAction, drama, horror
LanguageInfrequent, moderate impact presented in a context of expression and not demeaning.
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceFrequent impact, moderate intertwined with horror, not graphic
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
CommentsContains scenes of horror.
The material contains complex and mature moderate themes which are presented in a context of of a horror genre. Themes explore survival, teamwork, being attacked by strange creatures, hope, death, being fearful, being trapped underwater, being powerless, sacrifices, will power, working for a deep sea mining firm, mysterious disappearances, panic, being in danger and heroism. Themes carry a sense of threat and menace which would psychologically and emotionally instil fear to viewers younger than 13 years, who may be cognitively immature to be able to comprehend themes of horror and panic. Themes are presented sensitively and are moderately, not graphic, intensively shocking or terrifying considering the context of the horror genre, whereby viewers 13 and older would have the capacity to comprehend because themes are presented within their tolerance levels. Furthermore, the film have positive resolutions of sacrifice, bravery and survival. Themes are set in unrealistic settings with sci-fi effects mitigating the overall impact.
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USA MPAA rating

PG-13: Parents Strongly CautionedRated PG-13 for sci-fi action and terror, and brief strong language
Runtime95
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.


CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
14 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
4
Violence
4
Sex
2
Language
4
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
0

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
18 critics
9
Rottentomatoes critics
42 critics
10
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconUnderwater’s strong cast and stylish direction aren’t enough to distract from the strong sense of déjà vu provoked by this claustrophobic thriller’s derivative story.
10
CommonSenseMedia
Tara McNamara quote iconKristen Stewart sci-fi survival thriller has scares, swears.
15

What the People say

IMDB
286 Netizens
13
The Movie DB
Community
13

Average .. 58%

12

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