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Thirst and Survival: A Movie Review

6 July 2010 10:14 PM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

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Director: Jeffery Scott Lando.

Writers: Joel Newman, and Kurt Volkan.

First Look Studios is an independent movie company based in Century City, California, with over a thousand titles in their film catalogue. This studio specializes in DVD and television and was previously a subsidiary of the now dissolved Ventura Distribution. One of First Look's latest titles is the straight to DVD Jeffery Scott Lando directed Thirst. The film was released on this format June 22nd and this film stars the very recognizable Lacey Chabert ("Party of Five"). Chabert is no longer an awkward adolescent, but a full grown women as the first scene suggests. Thirst is an important entry in the survivalist horror genre for showing the brutality of California's desert. The film is also important for showing man's or, from a reductionist viewpoint, a person's gene's survivalist tendencies.

The film correctly focuses in on four young »

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Thirst Shows Having One Accident in the Desert Can be Your Last

3 June 2010 10:46 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

The first trailer for Thirst was released earlier this week and now First Look Studios has released a full clip for the featured entitled "The Accident." In this short clip the central characters joke and laugh until crashing in to the dunes. Everyone survives, temporarily, as Ashcroft, British Columbia substitutes for the deadly and vast Mojave Desert of California. Have a look at this clip inside until the film releases on DVD June 22nd.

The synopsis for Thirst here:

"Ill prepared and naïve, Noelle (Lacey Chabert) and her husband Bryan (Tygh Runyan) accompany another couple on what they think will be a sexy photo shoot in the desert. Her worst fears become a reality after their car crashes into a ravine, leaving them stranded in the desert struggling to survive.

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Following their devastating car crash, Noelle’s group is left marooned with little water, no shelter, and no cell phone reception. »

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Four Against the Desert in Thirst June 22nd

2 June 2010 10:22 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

First Look Studios will be distributing Thirst on DVD June 22nd and in the first trailer four twenty-somethings must cross an unnamed desert after a motor vehicle desert. Comparing itself to "Open Water in the desert," fans can pick up Thirst in less than a month. More details below.

The synopsis for Thirst here:

"Ill prepared and naïve, Noelle (Lacey Chabert) and her husband Bryan (Tygh Runyan) accompany another couple on what they think will be a sexy photo shoot in the desert. Her worst fears become a reality after their car crashes into a ravine, leaving them stranded in the desert struggling to survive.

Following their devastating car crash, Noelle’s group is left marooned with little water, no shelter, and no cell phone reception. Forced to ration their supplies, tensions rise as quickly as the dry desert heat. Dehydrated, lost, and hopeless, one by one the group begins »

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