Helmed by Fede Alvarez known for his work on Evil Dead. Don't Breathe is a pleasant surprise, As it doesn't rely on cheap thrills to keep you occupied, Instead the story arc slowly but firmly builds up the tension, enough so, That you become invested in the characters. Rocky decides to move to a new town in hope of a new start but she lacks the resources needed to stay at a new home. So short on time and money she agrees to a seemingly simple job, where they intend to pray on a helpless blind man. However there dream quickly escalates into a nightmare. What separates this from most horror films is; This movie doesn't have a moral compass, Our so called heroes could be seen as the villains just as well, however the punishment they receive is far more cruel then the one they deserve. If you are a fan of horror flicks, Then this is definitely up your alley. As the tension will keep you at the edge of your seat. As for the actors, Stephen Lang stands out as the villain. As his antagonistic nature proves to be a force to be reckoned with.
Rocky, a young woman wanting to start a better life for her and her sister, agrees to take part in the robbery of a house owned by a wealthy blind man with her boyfriend Money and their friend Alex. But when the blind man turns out to be a serial killer, the group must find a way to escape his home before they become his newest victims.