High Tension
Lion's Gate (2003)
Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
In Collection
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IMDB   6.8
90 mins France / French
DVD  Region 1, Region 3   UR (Unrated)
Cécile De France Marie
Maïwenn Alexia
Philippe Nahon Le tueur
Franck Khalfoun Jimmy
Andrei Finti Père Alex
Oana Pellea Mère Alex
Marco Claudiu Pascu Tom
Jean-Claude de Goros Capitaine Gendarmerie
Bogdan Uritescu Gendarme
Gabriel Spahiu Homme voiture
Alexandre Aja
Producer Luc Besson
Alexandre Arcady
Writer Alexandre Aja
Gregory Levasseur
Cinematography Maxime Alexandre
Musician François Eudes

French college students, Marie and Alex, go to Alex's farmhouse to study for their exams without distractions. While settling in, a man breaks into the home and brutally murders Alex's family while Marie tries to hide herself. When the killer kidnaps Alex, Marie follows him, attempting to save her friend.
Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Original Title Haute tension
Distributor Lions Gate
Release Date 10/11/2005
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; Spanish; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital 5.1 [French]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Introduction by Alexandre Aja and Gregory Levasseur Commentary with Alexandre Aja and Gregory Levasseur Haute Horror - Making of High Tension Building Tension Giannetto De Rossi: The Truth, the Madness and the Magic Selected Scenes with Commentary with Alexandre Aja and Cecile De France Trailers