Movie Review: 'A Quiet Place' is built around a gimmick, but jerry-rigged awfully well

 
 
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Imagine the whole world has been transformed into Anne Frank’s attic where the slightest sound could bring rampaging Nazis. Only, in the crafty and effective  “A Quiet Place,” sound doesn’t summon jackboots; it brings nasty spindly-legged killer aliens (think “Alien” meets “Starship Troopers.”).

That’s the world we’re plunged into by director/star John Krasinski who inverts “Silence is Golden” into “Silence is Salvation.”

Something has gone wrong with civilization.…


Atlanta Business Journal
Movie Review: 'A Quiet Place' is built around a gimmick, but jerry-rigged awfully well