Picture from Devil
Overall C

Based on a story by M. Night Shyamalan, this horror film places a group of people in a broken elevator. As they spend time closeted together, each begins to realize one of the company is a really a devil that intends the others harm.

Violence D+
Sexual Content B-
Profanity C+
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for violence and disturbing images, thematic material and some language including sexual references.

Talk to your kids about…


How does the director use limited space to increase the tension among the characters in this story? Would you feel claustrophobic in a similar situation?

What can we learn about a person during stressful situations? Is his or her true character more likely to come out? Why or why not?