This project is an attempt to help me get dvds that for one reason or another I’ve never seen off of my shelf and give them a watch. Today’s pick is The Pool.
IMDb: The Pool (4 October 2001 (Germany))
School’s out, exams are over, and it’s time for real life to begin. But before 12 friends from the International High School in Prague disappear to the four corners of the earth, they …
This unfortunately is not about a killer pool. It’s just a killer at the pool. The original title is Swimming Pool – Der Tod feiert mit, the last portion of which translates as “Death celebrates with.” That checks out with a slasher in rubber skull mask at a graduation pool party. In fact, there is very little to mention about the movie outside of how European it is. Isla Fisher and James McAvoy are actors that you might recognize in some relatively small parts in here. Also the lead actress is Kristen Miller who voiced the female lead in Team America. I had to look them up to realize any of that, but I guess they count for something in a by-the-numbers movie like this one. Tomorrow is Decoys. I hope it’s good, because I have two of them.