Newly-arrived Allie Westbrook (Tammin Sursok) meets a pair of ex-pats, Michael and Marit, who perform on a provocative interactive website.The dark menace beneath Michael's easy charm and the strange magnetism of the group's leader, Marit, drive Allie to the brink of madness.Originally a short film from 2008, as a full length film the 2014 version drags on, stretching a filler filled 91 minutes.The way characters instant message in this movie is extremely distracting.It’s a sad state of affairs when you’re trying to talk to someone in the buttery, or at a social event, and they’re more interested in what’s going on on their phone.But why bother having to deal with the unpredictable stress of face-to-face interaction when you can just send a text message, amirite? I can’t eliminate social media entirely – it’s essential to the way I live my life.
Since then, technology has progressed leaps and bounds. But I would argue its made the quality of our lives far worse. Simply put, there’s no way I could cope without it. Social media presents a distorted sense of reality. Someone may be miserable, and all it takes is for one smiling, filtered photo to give the appearance that they are not. With only a few clicks, social media makes you feel better than you ever can in your real life. I crave the dopamine hit and want it again and again.This almost drug-like dependence on our phones is affecting real-life relationships.Social media ironically leads to social isolation, with many people preferring to communicate virtually.The Hollywood Reporter commented the film was "all largely incoherent, with the screenplay's twists and surprise revelations having an utterly artificial feel" while Slant Magazine stated that the "promising first act, an effectively self-contained game of cat and mouse, paves the way for an increasingly tedious murder mystery that revels in the tired device of killing off characters just as they appear to be assuming prominence in the narrative as either the hero or the big bad".Twitch Film also panned the movie, praising the cinematography and gore while writing that "in the end, the crummy dialogue, the naive approach to technology, and the squandering of its many opportunities become too obvious to be overlooked".After fellow boarder Marit (Sarah Bonrepaux) is murdered, Allie begins to worry that she is next on the serial killer's list.as review sites like Shock Till You Drop commented that the movie "straddles the middle without committing to any one genre", which they felt kept it from being as interesting as it might otherwise have been.The film was given a simultaneous VOD and limited theatrical release on August 22, 2014, and stars Tammin Sursok as a tourist that becomes the target of a serial killer after logging on to a cam website.Allie (Tammin Sursok) is a young American staying in a hostel apartment building while travelling through Thailand.In a city where foreigners come to re-invent themselves, Allie learns, too late, that nothing is what it seems.A young American backpacker, ALLIE (Tammin Sursok), falls in with a mysterious group of ex-pats living in Bangkok who perform on a provocative interactive website called "Cam2Cam." The seductive allure of Bangkok along with the strange sexual magnetism of the group's leader, MARIT, turn Allie's world inside out. An American tourist named Allie goes to Bangkok and meets a group of performers on a sex website Cam2Cam.