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5 WAYS THE MOVIE ESCAPE ROOM RESEMBLES REAL LIFE ESCAPE ROOMS

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5 WAYS THE MOVIE ESCAPE ROOM RESEMBLES REAL LIFE ESCAPE ROOMS

Just how much does reel life reflect real life?


If all goes well (and that’s a big if in the days of the coronavirus), Escape Room 2 will be released on New Year Day next year (a Friday).

While it’s too early to say whether Escape Room will become a successful movie franchise, the very fact that there’s a sequel suggests that the movie has caught the fancy of movie goers.

That being said, there’s the inevitable question that arises:

How much (or little) does the movie Escape Room reflect real life escape rooms?

We know about the vast gulf between reel life and real life.

Take the famous staircase scene in The Untouchables.