KNOCK AT THE CABIN (Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse + Ending) EXPLAINED

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Hey guys what’s happening? Niyat here with film comics explained. As requested, today we’ll be exploring Knock at the Cabin, the 2023 post-apocalyptic thriller written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, based on the novel The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul G. Tremblay.

Starring Dave Bautista, Rupert Grint, Jonathan Groff, Kristen Cui, Ben Aldridge, Nikki Amuka-Bird, and Abby Quinn, the film revolves around a family whose holiday is upended by a cult. Told they need to sacrifice one of their own to prevent the end of the world, the thriller has them and the audience question whether the invaders were lunatics or messengers of truth.

Much like the rest of M. Night Shyamalan’s filmography, the backbone of the movie is intrigue and mystery. A group are faced with weird supernatural circumstances and are forced to make tough self-revelatory choices that go on to define them, and occasionally the world around them.

Part of what lured the director to the project is his fascination with the weird and unexplainable. Ironically, as we’ll discuss in this video, that didn’t stop him from taking certain liberties that traded the ambiguity in the novel for more explicit themes and iconography. The guy loves his symbolism.

In this video, we’re going to explain the narrative, the main characters in the story and how the film differs from the novel.

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12 Comments

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@k.miranda4667
21.02.2024
I enjoyed this movie 10000x more than i expected to
Avatar of @sardonicspartan9343
@sardonicspartan9343
21.02.2024
Ambiguity is code for bad writing
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@sapientunderground
21.02.2024
Any "god" that plays these games can get fucked. Sounds like some petty toddler Greek-god level bullshit to me. And if the world burns, we had a good run and it's only downhill from here anyway. so nothing of value is lost.
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@AngryAngron
13.02.2024
Christ looks like Ron Weasley went off the deep end after the inevitable divorce
Avatar of @djmeltdown1418
@djmeltdown1418
13.02.2024
this movie sucked.
Avatar of @LathanielNazgul-eu6np
@LathanielNazgul-eu6np
13.02.2024
me personally i would definitely have sacrificed that lil girl
Avatar of @ChessDude1980
@ChessDude1980
31.01.2024
Woke
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@diontoney9677
31.01.2024
💯 I Saw This Movie 🎥 In Theaters. It Was Nice....
Avatar of @ImperialEarthEmpire
@ImperialEarthEmpire
31.01.2024
If this happen to me i will let the world burn n live out my remaining life on my term... humanity already live long enough...
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@balaclavabilly
05.01.2024
How many ads is enough for you? This video was unwatchable
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@Pyrisk
05.01.2024
I love this movie. The twist is, there is no twist. You're told everything at the beginning and it's great
Avatar of @z50king29
@z50king29
05.01.2024
Sounds dumb
Avatar of @grumpy-dad3701
@grumpy-dad3701
01.01.2024
Then we all die together.
Avatar of @howlpendragon26
@howlpendragon26
01.01.2024
They did say they’re not going to do this by force also don’t have a choice, and they said they need to sacrifice someone in that family before the impending catastrophe events of the apocalypse happens.
Avatar of @PrettyLifeQueensKing
@PrettyLifeQueensKing
01.01.2024
They weren’t a cult

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