Tag Archives: The Call
Halle Berry's new thriller "The Call" has a pretty simple premise: a gal is kidnapped but manages to make a 911 call that is answered by Berry's emergency operator. And then, you know, all hell breaks loose.
Sounds pretty harrowing, right? But when it comes to frightening, dangerous and downright creepy phone calls, Hollywood history is filled with examples even more extreme. So in honor of Berry and "The Call," we thought this would be a perfect time to look at the 5 Worst Phone Calls in Movie History. Get More »
Your mother always told you that math would be important; NextMovie is just here to drive the point home. Can't decide which of March's kabillion new releases is for you? Fret not, faithful moviegoer! Whether you're headed to Oz (the Great and Powerful) or bound for Spring Break(ers), it all adds up. Read on to see NextMovie's March Movie Match, breaking down the month's new releases into simple arithmetic. Get More »
What jerk would kidnap the cute kid from "Little Miss Sunshine"?
It's a cruel world filled with rampaging serial killers in "The Call," though luckily Halle Berry is on the case to take on evil as only a 911 dispatcher can.
In the new thriller from director Brad Anderson, Berry plays a veteran emergency operator who inadvertently causes the death of a caller, a mistake from which she looks to be redeemed when a kidnapping situation (involving "Little Miss Sunshine" herself, Abigail Breslin) once again puts her in contact with the killer. Get More »