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Split (2016)

Psychological horror thriller film written, directed and produced by M. Night Shyamalan, starring James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy and Betty Buckley.

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Story: Three girls, led by the wittiest Casey are abducted by a man with a multiple personality disorder. He has 23 personalities and the girls have to find the ones that will help set them free. Yet, things get a little scarier when a frightening 24th persona, “The Beast”, is coming for them. (IMDb)


Split serves as a dramatic tour de force for James McAvoy in multiple roles — and finds writer-director M. Night Shyamalan returning resoundingly to thrilling form.
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Why should you add Split to your Watchlist?

Intense performance by James McAvoy: James McAvoy delivers an intense and nuanced performance as the lead character, embodying the different personalities with impressive range and depth.

Suspenseful storytelling: Director M. Night Shyamalan masterfully builds suspense throughout the movie, keeping the audience on the edge of their seats as the story unfolds.

Psychological thriller: Split is a psychological thriller that explores themes like dissociative identity disorder, trauma, and survival, offering a thought-provoking and unsettling viewing experience.

Great cinematography: The movie’s cinematography is visually stunning, making great use of shadows, lighting, and camera angles to create a tense and eerie atmosphere.

Surprising twists: As with most M. Night Shyamalan movies, Split is full of surprising twists and turns, making it an unpredictable and exciting movie to watch.


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Split is part of the franchise:

M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable

M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable


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