Being forced to sell his land, Jared Teeter share with his family in search of a better life in Florida. They discover, like many other immigrants Appalachia that work is scarce. Jared is ... See full summary »

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Cloma Teeter
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Kristy Teeter
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Fred
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Being forced to sell his land, Jared Teeter share with his family in search of a better life in Florida. They discover, like many other immigrants Appalachia that work is scarce. Jared is reduced to working the fields in a forced labor camp called "Angel City". Creedy, the supervisor of Angel City is a sadistic man who maintains discipline through violence and intimidation. Days too long, too little pay, a lack of food, inadequate shelter, inhumanity and cruelty to Angel City encourage Jared to an escape attempt. He failed and he suffers. But he takes revenge Creedy again when looking for a new girl for his harem: the daughter of Jared Teeter. Written by markyoloup

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They lied to him. Cheated him. Beat him. Then they kidnapped his daughter-and that was their last mistake! An ispiring story about the power of a family's love!

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Hilarious!
31 May 2010 | by (Lafayette, Indiana) – See all my reviews

This movie is hilarious! It's a piece of dreck. It is filled with clichéd characters, stupid dialog, and that makes for non-stop comedy. Who the hell would make a movie about these idiots who get tricked into working at a farm? I could make a better movie about rats picking toenail fungus. Captain Terrell and John Walton are excellent actors, though. The best part is when Mr.Walton says "The more you pick, the more you earn." Captain Terrell tells him, "You'll see." When the greedy owner refuses to pay Mr. Walton, he goes nuts. That's comedy gold. Pretty good. Pretty, pretty good. I hope it's on DVD soon. Catch it on late night cable if you can. I can't wait for Angel City II: The Wrath of Mr. Walton!


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