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Mientras duermes (2011)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror, Thriller | 14 October 2011 (Spain)
You wake day after day to the comfort and security of your home. But how safe is it really?

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Marcos
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Sra. Verónica
Iris Almeida ...
Úrsula (as Iris Almeida Molina)
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Vecino 4ºB
Amparo Fernández ...
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Roger Morilla ...
Joven de la limpieza
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Padre de Úrsula
Margarita Roset ...
Madre de César
Ruben Ametllé ...
Trabajador Oficina 1
Manel Dueso ...
Comisario (as Manuel Dueso)
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Policía 1
Ricard Sadurní ...
Policía 2
Xavier Pujolràs ...
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Storyline

Apartment concierge Cesar (Luis Tosar) is a miserable person who believes he was born without the ability to be happy. As a result, he decides his mission is to make life hell for everyone around him. A majority of the tenants are easy to agitate, but Clara (Marta Etura) proves to be harder than the most. So Cesar goes to creepy extremes to make this young woman mentally break down. Things get even more complicated in this twisted relationship when her boyfriend, Marcos (Alberto San Juan), shows up.

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Someone is Watching Over YOU.

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Sleep Tight  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Cesar uses Chloroform on Clara using a cloth, several times. She is rendered unconscious in seconds, yet when Cesar spills it straight on his face he is able to stagger around the apartment and even make it to the bathtub. See more »

Quotes

César: Happy... That's exactly my problem. That I can't be happy. I never have been. Not even when good things happen to me. You can't imagine what it means to wake up every day with no motivation. The effort it takes me to find a reason, just one, not to let it all go to Hell. And believe me, I give it my best shot. My very best. Every day of my life...
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Keep Me In Mind
Written by Burt Bacharach and Jack Wolf
Performed by Patti Page
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Horror Trunk Review: Night Frights
7 March 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Sleep Tight is the story of an apartment building concierge called Cesar, who abuses his position by using the spare keys to the rooms, and entering tenants rooms and lives. The slow and unnerving horror that unfolds in the storyline, presents the boundaries Cesar crosses.

The film creates great unease in the audience as we question the safety of our own homes, and how easy it would be for someone to intrude on our lives in a similar way. This is a story of mental violence created through the control over another human being, as another plays God, resulting in a situation and environment that is inescapable by the victim.

Sleep tight....I Will.. once I have checked under the bed....then checked that the front door is locked.....

Well at least the concierge is downstairs keeping a watchful eye.....

Full review at the horrortrunk website.


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