The film began to be developed when Beck and Woods worked on the story in 2013. In July 2016, Krasinski received his speculative script, then was asked to direct and rewrite the script in March 2017. The film was inspired by Alien, No Country for Old Men, and In the Bedroom. Krasinski and Blunt joined as the main cast in May 2017. The shooting was done in Upstate New York in May to November 2017. Erik Aadahl and Ethan Van der Ryn supervised voice editing and Marco Beltrami composed the film's music. The film was produced by Sunday Night and Platinum Dunes.
A Quiet Place premiered in South by Southwest on March 9, 2018 and was released by Paramount Pictures in the United States on April 6, 2018. The film made a profit of more than $340 million worldwide. Critics praised the originality and atmosphere of the story, the character's role, directing, and structuring his voice, they regard this film as "a smart movie, very scary." The National Board of Review and the American Film Institute put this film on the Top 10 Films of 2018. The film also received various award nominations, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score and Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in Support Role (Blunt). The sequel set to released on May 15, 2020.
Responses critics A Quiet Place film received positive reviews from critics. Based on Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a rating of 95%, based on 301 reviews, with an average rating of 8.1/10. Based on Metacritic, the film scores 82 out of 100, based on 55 criticisms, showing "universal recognition". Based on CinemaScore, the film gets the value "B+" from the film audience for a scale A+ to F.
Box office A Quiet Place film earned $188,024,361 in North America and $150,539,391 in other countries. The total revenue generated by this film reached $338,563,752 exceeding the $17 million film production budget. At the opening of the weekend, the film earned $50,203,562, occupying the top position at the box office.