Mandi Bierly
May 03, 2010 AT 05:30 PM EDT

I learned it in the opening of Jaws. I was reminded of it in Open Water. Having to imagine what is happening is often more frightening than watching it play out before you. The makers of the Ryan-Reynolds-is-buried-alive film Buried seem to subscribe to that theory with their new teaser trailer. Watch it after the jump. Then tell us: Which of these kind of less-is-more moments still haunts you?

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