Escape Room is a 2019 American psychological horror-thriller film directed by Adam Robitel and written by Bragi F. Schut and Maria Melnik. The film stars Logan Miller, Deborah Ann Woll, Taylor Russell, Tyler Labine, Jay Ellis, and Nik Dodani, and follows a group of people who are sent to an escape room, only to find the consequences are deadly.
The film was released in the United States on January 4, 2019, by Columbia Pictures. It received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the suspense and thrills but criticized the familiar plot, and has grossed over $19 million.
|Directed by||Adam Robitel|
|Produced by||Neal H. MoritzOri Marmur|
|Screenplay by||Bragi F. SchutMaria Melnik|
|Story by||Bragit F. Schut|
|Starring||Taylor RussellLogan MillerDeborah Ann WollTyler LabineJay EllisNik Dodani|
|Music by||Brian TylerJohn Carey|
|Edited by||Steve Mirkovich|
|Columbia PicturesOriginal Film|
|Distributed by||Sony Pictures Releasing|
|Release date||January 4, 2019 (United States)|
|Running time||109 minutes|
|Box office||$19.6 million|
In the United States and Canada, Escape Room was projected to gross $10–14 million from 2,717 theaters in its opening weekend. It made $7.7 million on its first day, including $2.3 million from Thursday night previews. It went on to debut to $18 million, surpassing expectations and finishing second behind holdover Aquaman.