Paul Conroy (Ryan Reynolds), truck driver and family man, wakes up.. buried alive in an old wooden coffin. Not knowing who might have put him there or why, his only chance to escape from this nightmare is a cell phone. Poor reception, battery and lack of oxygen are his worst enemies in a race against time: Paul has only 90 minutes to be rescued.
“Buried” is has already been heralded as one of the most original horror thrillers of the year, gathering praise from the festival audiences and critics alike. The film stars Ryan Reynolds in the most difficult role of his career, completely alone in a tight space. “Buried” was written by Chris Sparling and directed by Rodrigo Cortés who says that his film “is full of emotional twists and turns: anguish, panic, desperation, calm, resignation, violence, denial, terror, hope, sadness, suffering, black comedy, exasperation, pain, fatigue…”