Mute Witness
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This British-German thriller takes many unusual twists and turns as it follows the perils of three young American filmmakers in Moscow who accidently get involved with Russian mobsters. Karen, and Karen's boyfriend Andy are making a low-budget suspense movie in Moscow. The mute witness of the title is Billy, their make-up artist and Karen's younger sister. She finds trouble one night when she forgets a mask at work. She returns to the studio and suddenly finds herself witnessing a snuff movie (a film that depicts an actual killing). It is being shot by the same crew that works on… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Waller's witty, well-crafted yet unpretentious thriller--about American youths who make a movie in Moscow and get involved with the underworld--is a seductive piece of filmmaking that should keep viewers hyperventilating to the last reel."
‑ Emanuel Levy, Variety
"A Sam Raimi wannabe that doesn't always strike the right balance of humor to thrills, but comes close"
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, New Times
"Great suspense thriller."
‑ Cole Smithey,
"Gets off to a great, scary start, but then turns silly and comical, breaking the film's tone of dread."
‑ Blake Davis, KFOR Channel 4 News
"Once you see it, you'll have an enthusiastic new response when people ask you "Hmm, what's a good horror movie I've never seen?""
‑ Scott Weinberg,
"a fair first effort"
‑ Christopher Null,
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