The Desperate Hour Movie

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Who's Involved:

Theo James, Phillip Noyce, Zack Schiller, Naomi Watts, Chris Sparling, Colton Gobbo, Sierra Maltby

Release Date:

Friday, February 25, 2022 Nationwide

thematic content and some strong language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Recently widowed mother Amy Carr (Academy Award®-nominee Naomi Watts) is doing her best to restore normalcy to the lives of her young daughter and teenage son in their small town. As she's on a jog in the woods, she finds her town thrown into chaos as a shooting takes place at her son's school. Miles away, on foot in the dense forest, Amy desperately races against time to save her son.

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Who stars in The Desperate Hour: Cast List

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Who's making The Desperate Hour: Crew List

A look at the The Desperate Hour behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Phillip Noyce last directed Fast Charlie and Above Suspicion. The film's writer Chris Sparling last wrote Down a Dark Hall and The Sea of Trees.


Chris Sparling


Zack Schiller
Naomi Watts

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Production: What we know about The Desperate Hour?

Filming Timeline

  1. 2022 - January: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2021 - September: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2020 - October: The film was set to Production  status.

The Desperate Hour Release Date: When was the film released?

The Desperate Hour was a Nationwide release in 2022 on Friday, February 25, 2022. There were 14 other movies released on the same date, including Butter, Tyler Perry's A Madea Homecoming and No Exit.

The Desperate Hour DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Desperate Hour was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 .

The Desperate Hour VOD & Digital: When was the film released digitally?

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The Desperate Hour was released across all major streaming and cable platforms on Friday, February 25, 2022. Digital rental or purchase allows you to instantly stream and download to watch anywhere and anytime on your favorite devices. Available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Apple, Vudu and others.

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