Don't Breathe Movie

Don't Breathe movie poster

Who's Involved:

Joe Drake, Sam Raimi, Stephen Lang, Dylan Minnette, Fede Alvarez, Rob Tapert, Rodo Sayagues, Nathan Kahane, Jane Levy, Daniel Zovatto, J.R. Young

Release Date:

Friday, August 26, 2016 (Nationwide)

terror, violence, disturbing content, and language including sexual references

Runtime: 1 hr, 28 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

A group of friends break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they’ll get away with the perfect heist. They’re wrong.

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Who stars in Don't Breathe: Cast List

... Alex

"Scream" , "The Disaster Artist"  

... Blind Man

"Don't Breathe 2" , "The Seventh Day"  

"Monster Trucks" , "Fun Size"  

"Heavy" , "It Follows"  

Who's making Don't Breathe: Crew List

A look at the Don't Breathe behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Fede Alvarez last directed The Girl in the Spider's Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story and Monsterpocalypse. The film's writer Fede Alvarez last wrote The Girl in the Spider's Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story and Monsterpocalypse.


Sam Raimi
Rob Tapert

Production Company

Ghost House Pictures

Production: What we know about Don't Breathe?

Key Facts

  1. Many of the same team behind 2013's Evil Dead are back, including director Fede Alvarez, writers Fede Alvarez & Rodo Sayagues, producers Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert, and executive producers Nathan Kahane, Joe Drake, and J.R. Young.
  2. Critics at SXSW were unanimous in their praise for the film. Perri Nemiroff at called it "a masterful combination of suspense and violence that'll have you squirming in your seat and enjoying every minute of it," while Eric Vespe at Ain't It Cool News said it was "a tense Hitchockian thriller."
  3. The film had its world premiere at SXSW in Austin where it was received with frenzied, positive buzz from critics and festivalgoers.

Filming Timeline

  1. July 2016: The film was in Completed status.
  2. November 2015: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. May 2015: The film was in Pre-Production status.

Don't Breathe Release Date: When was the film released?

Don't Breathe was released in 2016 on Friday, August 26, 2016 (Nationwide release). There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including Mechanic: Resurrection, Remember the Goal and Complete Unknown.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

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