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After more than a decade of directing for television, Ami Canaan Mann (Friday Night Lights, Morning) returns to feature films with the dark crime drama Texas Killing Fields.  The script was first commissioned a decade ago by her father, director Michael Mann (Heat, Public Enemies), who acts as producer here.  At one time director Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, 127 Hours) was attached to the film, but he backed out, stating that the film was too dark to ever get made.  The film stars Sam Worthington, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Jessica Chastain, and Chloe Grace Moretz.  Hit the jump for my review of the Texas Killing Fields Blu-ray. Based on the actual murders of over 60 women in Texas over several decades, Texas Killing Fields follows homicide detectives Mike (Worthington) and Brian (Morgan) on their hunt for a serial killer. During a crime scene early on, we learn that Mike is the hotheaded of the two, »

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