Truth or Dare (2011 film)

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Truth or Dare
Directed byRobert Heath
Produced by
Written byMatthew McGuchan
Starring
Music byRichard Pryn
CinematographyJames Friend
Edited byOliver Parker
Production
company
  • AV Pictures
  • Met Film Post
Distributed byCorona Pictures
Release date
  • 3 November 2011 (2011-11-03)
(American Film Market)
  • 27 August 2012 (2012-08-27)
(United Kingdom)
  • 9 October 2012 (2012-10-09)
(United States)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

Truth or Dare (retitled as Truth or Die in the United States)[1] is a 2011 British psychological thriller film directed by Robert Heath and written by Matthew McGuchan. The film stars David Oakes, Tom Kane, Jennie Jacques, Liam Boyle, Jack Gordon, Florence Hall and Alexander Vlahos.

Premise[edit]

Five teenage friends are taken hostage by a vengeful psychopath and forced to play a party game with life-or-death consequences.

Cast[edit]

Release[edit]

The film premiered at the American Film Market on 3 November 2011.[1]

Home media[edit]

Truth or Dare was released straight-to-video on 27 August 2012 in the United Kingdom[2] and 9 October in the United States.[3]

Reception[edit]

Dave Aldridge of Radio Times stated in his negative review: "Truth or Dare is slickly made and decently acted. It has its bloody horror film moments, but director Robert Heath wisely puts equal emphasis on the psychology of its hostage situation".[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Allen, Michael (22 October 2011). "Truth or Dare Turns to Pain and Revenge at the AFM: Preview". 28 Days Later Analysis. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
  2. ^ "TRUTH OR DARE New Photos – Arrives On Blu-ray, DVD & iTunes August 27 In UK". We Are Movie Geeks. 9 August 2012. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
  3. ^ Turek, Ryan (20 August 2012). "Watch Four Clips for the Thriller Truth or Die (aka Truth or Dare)". Coming Soon. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
  4. ^ Aldridge, Dave. "Truth or Dare (2011) – review". Radio Times. Retrieved 18 October 2018.

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