Aftermath Reviews

October 9, 2014
The shocks, and the repressed wickedness, as in all well-done horror films, build slowly, then reach a crescendo that is hard to bear and harder to shake off.
July 21, 2014
An often tedious but clammily atmospheric end-of-the-world thriller set in the wake of a nuclear holocaust.
July 18, 2014
This is the story, understand, of a group of people taking shelter in a basement following a nuclear holocaust. It's pretty clear right from the start that all or most of them will die. Good times.
July 18, 2014
There's very little that actually thrills in this well-constructed, if underwhelming film that works best as a how-to vid for nuclear war-minded DIYers.
July 17, 2014
Essentially, we're watching dead people refuse to lie down, yet the acting isn't terrible, and Scott Winig's photography is satisfyingly bleak and grimy.
July 17, 2014
Though they won't win any prizes for originality, writer Christian McDonald and director Peter Engert have fashioned a fairly involving, slow boil of a thriller that's as eerie as it is grim.
July 17, 2014
Director Peter Engert, to his credit, delivers a believably awful scenario; nine people trapped underground for a month are mostly going to pace, cry and argue. Unfortunately, this makes for wearying watching.
July 15, 2014
The apocalypse is no fun for anyone, but the dreariest possible scenario probably entails being stuck in a house without a functioning toilet and with nine of the dullest people left alive.