The Orion

‘Countdown’: cheesy and flawed horror film fails to deliver a scare

Quinn Harris (Elizabeth Lail) downloads an app that tells her she has only three days to live.
(STX Films)

Angel Ortega and Melissa Herrera

October 30, 2019

“Countdown” is a flawed horror film riddled with clichés. Directed and written by Justin Dec, “Countdown” tells the story of Quinn Harris (Elizabeth Lail), a nurse who downloads an app that claims to predict exactly how much time a person has left to live. When the app tells Harris...

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