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Certificate 15
Cast
Scott Speedman
Liv Tyler
Gemma Ward
Kip Weeks
Laura Margolis
Directors
Bryan Bertino
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Running Time
85 minutes

The Strangers
Don’t open the door — you might find worse than the gas man


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The Strangers

Plot
James Hoyt (Scott Speedman) and Kristen McKay (Liv Tyler) arrive at the Hoyt family’s remote summer home in the middle of the night. Already miserable thanks to a relationship crisis, the couple are stalked and menaced by three masked strangers who are able to get into the house.


Verdict
An effective, scary emotional work-out, but perhaps you can have too much paranoid despair.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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