Encounter
  • Directors(s)

    Michael Pearce

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Release date

    03/12/2021

  • Genre(s)

    Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction

  • Approx. running minutes

    108m

  • Cast

    Riz Ahmed, Octavia Spencer, Rory Cochrane

Film

Encounter

strong threat, language, violence

ENCOUNTER is a sci-fi thriller in which an ex-soldier absconds with his children after discovering evidence of an alien contagion.

  • Directors(s)

    Michael Pearce

  • Production Year

    2021

  • Release date

    03/12/2021

  • Genre(s)

    Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction

  • Approx. running minutes

    108m

  • Cast

    Riz Ahmed, Octavia Spencer, Rory Cochrane

language

There is use of strong language ('f**k'), as well as other terms such as 'pecker' and 'Christ'.

threat and horror

There are sustained passages of threat, first from an alien parasite which causes humans to become monstrous and aggressive, then from a father towards his children when it is revealed that police believe he may plan to do them harm. There are jump scares.

violence

There are fist fights and gun fights, including heavy beatings with occasional bloody detail. A man removes a bullet from his torso, in close-up bloody detail.

flashing/flicking lights

This work contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.


A man's declining mental health, a result of post-traumatic stress disorder, is a theme of the film.
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EncounterCinema108m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd29/11/2021
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EncounterCinema2m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd23/11/2021
  • Classified date

    29/11/2021

  • Language

    English