I'm trying to talk around some spoilers that happen pretty early on here, but suffice to say not everything goes how you would think. "It was like the red light, green light game". These creatures have no eyes, and hunt exclusively through sound, thus making too much noise is a death sentence. "Because I think in our world, we're always on our phones and we always have a lot going on".
He continued: 'And he goes like this, "You?". We had so much fun. Not only is mass communication in this world sparse, but there also was a great deal of luck involved in killing this one alien, as it got itself trapped in a confined space with a loud sound system being available.
So fans of Emily Blunt and John Krasinski will undoubtedly be delighted to hear some insight into their relationship, as the Mary Poppins actress revealed she first met her now-husband despite declaring shortly before that she "loved being single".
They're more than just fodder for the next attack - instead, the film shines an empathetic light on them as people so that they feel like they matter, which only exacerbates the feeling of unsafe unease that permeates every scene.
At the first mention of Emily's name, the crowd cheered, prompting John to comment: 'That reaction means I married up, and don't I know it. They [the audience] don't need to tell me, the customs agent in London did. From the excellent direction and pitch ideal acting to the stellar cinematography and award-worthy sound design and special effects that is essential to the film's overall effectiveness, "A Quiet Place" is a deadly silent horror pic.
"I never thought about cutting out music entirely".
Despite having been married for nearly eight years, the actor added that he still struggles to get over how good of an actress his wife is, with him telling the talk show host that he's seen her movie "The Devil Wears Prada" approximately 72 times. "I was experiencing a lot of the things the father was experiencing in the movie: 'Can I keep this girl safe?" It's not telling you what's happening, it's just there with you. "And I was like, 'My wife, ' He says, 'Oh, is she an actress?" So when we started pulling music out, it was so much more impactful. Which is all, I'm sure, in no small part from casting Blunt, who remains exceptional in everything, so expressive and warm and formidable.
Blunt admits that the lack of dialogue proved liberating, while also serving as a subtextual allegory for what this troubled family is going through.
At the end of the year I could easily see the film coming up for some of the more audio related Oscar nominations as its sound design, score, and sound editing are that on point. It makes people lean in a bit more. I put something down and the noise it made stood out to me.
"We really consider it to be a silent film", Woods told me some weeks back when I interviewed him and Beck.
The film centers around a family of four - including a pregnant mother and a deaf daughter - that must learn to survive making as little noise as possible, or face attack from vicious beasts that hunt by sound.