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Skinheads (1989)

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A group of students traveling to California are menaced by a vicious group of skin-heads in the Colorado mountains. A WW2 vet living in the mountains comes to their rescue.

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Jason Culp ...
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Liz Sagal ...
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Bill Kohne ...
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Randy
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Jadili Johnson ...
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A gang of skinheads is wanted by the police after committing a series of brutal crimes in their hometown. While trying to lay low in a more rural area, they get into a fight with the owner of a truck stop. When two witness run off into the woods, the gang follows, intent on silencing them for good. Fortunately for the fleeing pair, they stumbling upon a survivalist (and World War II veteran) with no fondness for Nazis, traditional or Neo. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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8 August 1989 (France)  »

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Skinheads: The Second Coming of Hate  »

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This film's Ace
9 March 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Not all films have to be Kubrick, Hitchcock or Lynch. This film isn't even Ed Wood! What this film is though, is amusing. There is no point to it.

I've seen American History X (10/10) Romper Stomper (7/10) and Pariah (0/10). Skinheads scores 9/10 for me. And not because it's good. Because it's Bad! Definitely one for the Six-Pack (Beer) brigade.

It's like Wrong Turn and a very poor Deliverance. It's a farce where Hill-Billies have been replaced with Skinheads, but that's the beauty of it. The acting is almost completely s#it for everyone and the storyline's pointless. Need I go on?.....


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