How ‘A Quiet Place’ Kept Quiet | Anatomy of a Scene

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Published on Apr 13, 2018

In the horror movie “A Quiet Place,” John Krasinski and Emily Blunt play a couple trying to protect their family from a threat that attacks when noise is made. Here, Mr. Krasinski, who also directed, talks about an early scene and how he and his team worked to create sound from different characters’ perspectives, including from that of the couple’s deaf daughter Regan, played by the deaf actress Millicent Simmonds.

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  • Sandro - Channel Youtube
    Sandro - 2 weeks ago

    Shittiest movie i've seen in a while.

  • Katherine Doxey - Channel Youtube
    Katherine Doxey - 2 weeks ago

    God dammit Jim go back to Scranton

  • dirtyflame - Channel Youtube
    dirtyflame - 2 weeks ago

    Upstate New York? Well I'm from Utica and I've never heard anyone use the phrase "steamed hams".

  • LiLY - Channel Youtube
    LiLY - 3 weeks ago


  • Brandon Tran - Channel Youtube
    Brandon Tran - 3 weeks ago

    Brought corn nuts to the movie, biggest mistake i ever did.

  • see moore money - Channel Youtube
    see moore money - 3 weeks ago

    I brought nerds to this movie, bad idea.

  • Caelan Hunter - Channel Youtube
    Caelan Hunter - 3 weeks ago

    I covered my mouth because I didint notice in the trailer that there was 3 kids in the beginning then 2 kids later in the trailer so I was shocked when the youngest one died.

  • The Beyond - Channel Youtube
    The Beyond - 3 weeks ago

    Does anyone else think the music at 0:20 sounds like music from fallout 4?

  • Snatch Lord - Channel Youtube
    Snatch Lord - 3 weeks ago

    upstate newyork? steamed hams.

  • Gaming X100 - Channel Youtube
    Gaming X100 - 3 weeks ago

    Only problem I had with this movie was you can hear everything and one inside the theater

  • Bear - Channel Youtube
    Bear - 3 weeks ago

    Jim directed this!

  • SM - Channel Youtube
    SM - 3 weeks ago

    I was eating popcorn while watching this and a dry kernel piece got stuck in my throat I had to walk out, go to the restroom and choke cough for like 2 minutes until i swallowed it

  • Brandon Pegg - Channel Youtube
    Brandon Pegg - 3 weeks ago

    That kid just demonstrated Darwin's theory

  • Joe Maggi - Channel Youtube
    Joe Maggi - 4 weeks ago

    Pro tip: don’t get snacks or drinks for this movie. This movie was so sick. Saw it twice already. 🤫🤫🤫

  • Discreet Sensai - Channel Youtube
    Discreet Sensai - 4 weeks ago

    This movie was way better than I expected it to be. The ending was a bit cliche but it was very well executed and the acting was spot on.

  • Carl Saberhagen - Channel Youtube
    Carl Saberhagen - 4 weeks ago

    Sorry...John...which one are you?

  • horus808 - Channel Youtube
    horus808 - 4 weeks ago

    Wasn't expecting much about this film, but man this film is superb and my heart really hurts when he said to his daughter that he always love her. Then, he's gone :(

  • Wade - Channel Youtube
    Wade - 4 weeks ago

    I don't know why I love post apocalyptic movies so much.

  • Lauren Saville-Kent - Channel Youtube
    Lauren Saville-Kent - 4 weeks ago

    💢 A Quiet Place fuII-movie:

  • Rachel M - Channel Youtube
    Rachel M - 4 weeks ago

    Watched this TWICE in the cinema. Amazing experience every single time.

  • Alise Garcia - Channel Youtube
    Alise Garcia - 4 weeks ago

    John cant get any better

  • Carlos Millard - Channel Youtube
    Carlos Millard - 4 weeks ago

    That boy died

  • North South - Channel Youtube
    North South - 1 month ago

    This movie was so quiet adjusting the reclining chair got awkward... think about a situation where you have to fart.. lol

  • QueenCamila A - Channel Youtube
    QueenCamila A - 1 month ago

    Very awkward. I wanna cough so bad because a pop corn got stuck in my throat but its so quiet i dont wanna make a scene 😣

  • kaister901 - Channel Youtube
    kaister901 - 1 month ago

    I am going to say it...that kid had it coming.... That kid had it coming... Daddy said no in the nicest way possible....he even told you the reason.... If you wanted to risk dying for a got it... Now if you wanna defend the kid...remember he was tip toe running around the shop he has some understanding that he needs to be quiet.... So kid....sorry but not sorry....

  • John Arian - Channel Youtube
    John Arian - 1 month ago

    But how can you leave a baby behind of yours with a toy in a abandoned place like this plus even if you aware of that...!Make no sense to me

  • BJB - Channel Youtube
    BJB - 1 month ago

    liberals HATE this movie for so many STUPID reasons - this move was AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!

  • Marie Degerström - Channel Youtube
    Marie Degerström - 1 month ago

    My problem isn’t with the kid having a toy that makes noises, as I’m guessing there’s an explanation for that. However... he’s a small child. The youngest in the group from the looks of it. So why was he put at the rear of the group? Yeah yeah, it was needed for the story and for the movie’s plot to end up where it needed to go, but I feel like there must have been some other way to do it. Because we’re shown that they are really attentive parents, and... well, you wouldn’t let your kid walk at the end of the group. One parent leading and one at the end, no?

  • curseknight5 - Channel Youtube
    curseknight5 - 1 month ago

    it was basically AMSR

  • Son Labay - Channel Youtube
    Son Labay - 1 month ago

    Just by watching this it gives me goosebumps! How much more in the entire movie