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Apprentice to Murder (1988)

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Fire-and-brimstone preacher sees Satan everywhere, trains gullible young boy to "detect" evil, and the two of them commit several murders in the name of Jesus. Based on a true story.

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John Reese
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Billy Kelly
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Lars Hoeglin
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Elma Kelly
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Tom Kelly
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Clay Myers
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Irwin Myers
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Rufus
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Mert Hatfield ...
Sheriff
Keith Edwards ...
Cop 1
Chris Langman ...
Patterson
Lars Hiller ...
Prouty
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Fire-and-brimstone preacher sees Satan everywhere, trains gullible young boy to "detect" evil, and the two of them commit several murders in the name of Jesus. Based on a true story. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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They thought it was the Devil. The Police said it was Murder. See more »

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28 July 1989 (Portugal)  »

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Long Lost Friend  »

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$466,369 (USA)
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13 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

If you're planning to watch this simply because you're a Donald Sutherland fan, don't bother. He isn't likely to impress you with his mediocre performance here. As the for the film itself, it's watchable but very minor. It manages to remain reasonably interesting most of the way, but it doesn't have many surprises to offer and it MOVES LIKE MOLASSES!


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