In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.
“A Quiet Place” is a 2018 horror/sci-fi film directed by John Krasinski, who also co-wrote and stars in the movie alongside Emily Blunt. The story is set in a post-apocalyptic world where creatures with ultra-sensitive hearing have wiped out most of the population. The survivors must live in silence to avoid being hunted by these creatures.
The film follows a family, the Abbotts, as they struggle to survive in this dangerous world. They communicate in sign language and have created a routine that allows them to live as quietly as possible. However, when they discover that Emily Blunt’s character is pregnant, they must find a way to prepare for the arrival of a newborn without making any noise.
The tension in the film is built through the family’s attempts to remain silent and avoid the creatures, as well as their efforts to protect themselves and each other. The movie received critical acclaim for its unique premise, strong performances, and effective use of sound design. It was also a commercial success, grossing over $340 million worldwide.