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Bud Rickets
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Wilf
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Louise
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Tom Starblanket
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Jari Sarkka ...
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When a lawyer loses an appeal to stop a logging company from clear-cutting Native American land, Arthur, an Indian militant drags him and the kidnapped logging mill manager into the forest. The lawyer's empty talk about how the company's greed should be punished is put into brutal action by Arthur, who tortures the manager in allegorical ways mimicking what loggers do to the forest. Written by Thomas Pluck <stripey@winternet.com>

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They were destroying the land of his heritage...now they must pay!


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Rated R for strong moments of torture and violence, and for language | See all certifications »
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Peter Maguire: What are you doing?
[seeing Bud being skinned]
Arthur: Debarking him.
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References The Last Wave (1977) See more »

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Come On Over
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Way Underrated
5 January 2003 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

It was (is) a very well made and especially played movie. I think it's way too underrated and you can't find a copy of it on DVD and hardly on VHS which proves that mainstream shows are and always gonna be more "important". Just look at the fact that you can buy EVERY episode of "Buffy..." but you can't find ONE copy of this movie. Sad.

Waiting.

If you like native themed movies check this out. It worth it.


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