Salvage (2009)

A frantic mother races to rescue her estranged daughter after a mysterious shipping container washes ashore nearby, and her entire neighborhood is quarantined.

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: June 21, 2009
DVD Release Date: July 6, 2010
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Besides featuring people we can actually identify with, the film itself is actually pretty terrifying

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Michael Gillespie
The Skinny

It's an efficient genre workout, with plenty of shocks and splats and a political subtext, but most impressively, it successfully combines dread with the domestic...

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Catherine Shoard

The spectre of suburban domestic angst hangs heavy over Lawrence Gough's horror.

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Derek Malcolm
London Evening Standard

Lawrence Gough's horror thriller ploughs its way through its strange plot pretty thoroughly.

Rob Daniel
Sky Cinema

Gough can't disguise his third act monster's rubberiness, but it doesn't fatally wound his clever chiller that impresses up to its inevitably downbeat conclusion.

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Alan Jones
Radio Times

A smartly budgeted and often scary chiller.

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Wendy Ide
Times (UK)

It's a promising premise that soon gets stuck in a cul-de-sac.

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Flixster Audience Score: 20% Flixster User Reviews
Steve K
Horror thriller fails to be exceptional in the hoped for ways, but surprises by creating characters more interesting and worthwhile than you usually get in this… More
Gimly M.
A pretty poor script and low budget executed masterfully. The positives and negatives almost perfectly cancel one another out for a completely watchable… More
John Me
Not as SALVAGE as its title claims but it is really a good low budget horror/thriller that delivers good acting, some tension in parts and some gory moments… More