With such a promising and intriguing starting pitch, one could only expect a spot-on film. It's nothing of the sort. The film takes its time in developing the characters, except the morals never take. It questions the violence of society and how far it can affect us and push us into our darkest corners. Except that the script never exploits the right leads. And it will take at least a good hour and a half for things to get more interesting.
If this movie wasn't part of the [REC] saga, it would be an average survival and I would be okay with it. But it's not, it's supposed to be the exact sequel of [REC] 2 and it was a huge disappointment.
Angela Vidal returns and her character is not even exploited, actually the whole movie lacks of development. It's a shame, after all we were expecting something huge after the cliffhanger of [REC] 2.
The shaky camera is annoying as…