I dunno what it is about M. Night Shyamalan movies, but it’s hard to go past anyone else when it comes to twisty, turny thrillers.

His latest – Old – is about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age rapidly, reducing their entire lives into a single day.

“Like years go by in an hour,” our movie reviewer Ben O’Shea told Clairsy & Lisa.

Now, while this may not be hugely noticeable in the parents and the other adults (at least straight away), these people have small children. So, not only do these kids turn into teenagers in half an hour, but the characters who had pre-existing medical conditions such as pre-cancerous cells… are suddenly dealing with a football-sized tumour.

Here’s what O’Shea rated it…

And here’s the (super unnerving) trailer…

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