Emily Blunt playing Evelyn Abbott and Millicent Simmonds playing Regan Abbott live in a world where the slightest sound can mean death. “A Quiet Place” is a movie filled with tension, on par with “Alien.”
Emily Blunt playing Evelyn Abbott and Millicent Simmonds playing Regan Abbott live in a world where the slightest sound can mean death. “A Quiet Place” is a movie filled with tension, on par with “Alien.” Jonny Cournoyer AP
Emily Blunt playing Evelyn Abbott and Millicent Simmonds playing Regan Abbott live in a world where the slightest sound can mean death. “A Quiet Place” is a movie filled with tension, on par with “Alien.” Jonny Cournoyer AP

Mr. Movie review: ‘A Quiet Place’ lets the tension do the talking

April 05, 2018 01:02 PM

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Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.