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Release Date:
18 January 1989 (France) See more »
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Beware of the dog who thinks
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A white Bull Terrier named Baxter is given to an elderly woman by her daughter. As time passes, the dog develops aggressive and murderous behavior in order to be adopted by another family. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Horror at the Oscars 3: The Spawning
 (From Dread Central. 10 March 2010, 11:16 PM, PST)

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Dark, twisted and gripping. See more (23 total) »

Cast

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Lise Delamare ... Madame Deville
Jean Mercure ... Monsieur Cuzzo
Jacques Spiesser ... Michel Ferrer
Catherine Ferran ... Florence Morel
Jean-Paul Roussillon ... Joseph Barsky
Sabrina Leurquin ... Noelle
Daniel Rialet ... Jean
Evelyne Didi ... Marie Cuzzo
Rémy Carpentier ... Roger Morel
Jany Gastaldi ... Anne Ferrer
François Driancourt ... Charles
Ève Ziberlin ... Veronique
Malcom Scrannage ... Jean-Jean
Léa Gabriele ... Eva Braun
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maxime Leroux ... Baxter (voice)

Directed by
Jérôme Boivin 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jacques Audiard  writer
Jérôme Boivin  writer
Ken Greenhall  novel

Produced by
Daniel Deschamps .... executive producer
Patrick Godeau .... producer
Ariel Zeitoun .... producer
 
Original Music by
Marc Hillman 
Patrick Roffé 
 
Cinematography by
Yves Angelo 
 
Film Editing by
Marie-Josée Audiard 
 
Production Design by
Dominique Maleret 
 
Set Decoration by
Véronique Melery 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Frédéric Blum .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Fred Mays .... post-synchronization
François Waledisch .... sound engineer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Valérie Blier .... photographer
Laurent Fleutot .... assistant camera
Kommer Kleijn .... second camera operator
Richard Weber .... electrician
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Anne David .... costume supervisor
 

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Rated R for some language, violent images and sexual content
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82 min
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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Dark, twisted and gripping., 29 August 2001
Author: JesNollie from USA

This is, without doubt, one of the darkest, most twisted, yet gripping movies I've ever seen. When it was over I didn't quite know what to think of it. I'm still not sure I do. I liked it, though it almost seems perverse to admit it. There are plenty of good descriptions of the movie already posted, so I'll skip that. This movie is not for everyone, but if you are fan of REALLY dark and twisted humor, give this one a try.

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