PG-13 | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A group of people are trapped in an elevator and the Devil is mysteriously amongst them.
In its first weekend of release in the United States, the film was able to gain back its entire production budget.
When I was a child, my mother would tell me a story about how the Devil roams the Earth. Sometimes, she said, he would take human form so he could punish the damned on Earth before claiming their souls. The ones he chose would be gathered together ...
9 minutes into the film, as the elevator door closes, the last Passenger puts his arm in the way to stop it, but it is not visible in the mirror. This reveals that, to avoid revealing the camera in the mirror, they superimposed video into the scene.
Upside down shots from a helicopter of a city as the opening credits roll.
English, Ukrainian, Spanish
$12,289,375 (USA) (19 September 2010)
$33,583,175 (USA) (14 November 2010)