Seeing as John Krasinski
might strike many of you, including me, as the strong silent type, we should’ve figured A Quiet Place
would’ve been the smash hit that it was. Even though Paramount Pictures
Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos – much like a majority of moviegoers, I’m sure – never would’ve figured “the very funny guy Jim from The Office
” would star in a highly successful silent horror.
Now, having earned an astonishing $328 million at the worldwide box office – on a production budget of just $17 million, mind you – and a breathtaking 95% certified fresh score on the Tomatometer, the triumph of A Quiet Place
, predictably, culminated in the form of a sequel being announed earlier this year. What you might not be aware of, though, is the long and arduous process it took to bring the film’s extraterrestrials to life.
For those of you who don’t know,