Pressure Reviews

August 10, 2018
The underwater setting, at the edge of human endurance, is a great place for telling an interest story. Unfortunately, Pressure buckles.
October 30, 2017
The tension is well maintained and there's a decent cast led by Danny Huston and Matthew Goode, but the characters are too familiar while the plot moves from the setbacks and flashbacks we're expecting to the disappointing melodrama that we're not.
September 1, 2015
Whether anyone's fault or not, an insurmountable sense of redundancy hangs over the project.
August 23, 2015
The diving bell's claustrophobic setting never really translates into claustrophobic tension on screen.
August 20, 2015
Pressure is certainly the most predictable and formulaic film of the week.
August 20, 2015
The film is earnestly intended, but doesn't come to life.
August 17, 2015
You'll run out of patience long before they run out of oxygen.
August 17, 2015
Everything is drawn in the broadest of brushstrokes: a baby on the way for Jones, a haunting incident from Engel's past, etc.