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Nerve (2016)

PG-13 | | Adventure, Crime, Mystery | 27 July 2016 (USA)
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A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers."

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Vee
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Ian
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Sydney
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Tommy
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Nancy
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Liv
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Wes
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Ty (as Colson Baker)
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J.P.
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Chuck
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Bergdorf Salesman
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Dirt Beard
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Hype Boi
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Bergdorf Sales Lady
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Gatekeeper
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'Nerve' is about an online dare game, in which people give participants anonymous dares for money. The participants compete with each other to win the grand prize as the dares get tougher. Things get worse when the tasks get increasingly dangerous and lives are at stake. Written by Keith Francis

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Rated PG-13 for thematic material involving dangerous and risky behavior, some sexual content, language, drug content, drinking and nudity-all involving teens | See all certifications »

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27 July 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nerve: Un juego sin reglas  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,445,456 (USA) (29 July 2016)

Gross:

$38,562,379 (USA) (30 September 2016)
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Kimiko Glenn and Samira Wiley previously starred together as a romantic couple in Orange is the New Black. See more »

Goofs

Early in the film "Huffington Post" is referred to as "News", they have published exclusively opinion pieces and not actual news for the last ten years. See more »

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Game WatcherWatcher at DoriltonWatcherSpider-Man Watcher: Snitches Get Stitches
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In the closing credits, at 01:28:39 It says "Based on the novel by Jeanne Ryan". They then show the first several paragraphs of Dickens' "Great Expectations". See more »

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Features The Cabin in the Woods (2012) See more »

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Electric Love
Written by Børns (as Garrett Borns), Thomas Schleiter, Josh Moran, and Nick Long
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Dares you to watch but you may bail!
14 October 2016 | by (Torbay) – See all my reviews

I found the synopsis intriguing, but despite a fairly novel concept, I thought the movie itself was lacking in something. The acting was okay, for the most part, but the whole idea was a bit far-fetched. Yes, I get the moral message, but the idea that this could actually happen, in real time - is nuts! I hope to god this doesn't spawn several Internet themed movies, in the same way 'found movies' did. Haven't we got enough social media in the world, without making movies about it? I suspect this will appeal to the younger person, but it just didn't do it for me. I feel this movie has missed the boat somewhat.....we've already had the ice-bucket challenge, cinnamon challenge, drinking challenges etc etc etc... I agree totally that some clown will try to invent something like this and there will always be bigger clowns who will try to compensate for their lack of a brain by morphing into a sheep and BAAAA copying it. I dare folks to live without their phones for a day - now wouldn't that be something? Okay for a watch, but absolutely no classic!


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