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At a highway gas station/motel/diner where they live, two young brothers witness their parents murder. The younger brother is blinded in the same incident. Ten years later both brothers are... See full summary »

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Adrian Arnold ...
Young Steven
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Sandra Gladstone
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Steven
Wilhelm von Homburg ...
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Marvin Gladstone
Barbara Lindsay ...
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Ray
John Storey ...
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At a highway gas station/motel/diner where they live, two young brothers witness their parents murder. The younger brother is blinded in the same incident. Ten years later both brothers are still there and the tragedy may have turned one of them psychotic. When the abusive Gladstone and his young and sexy wife are stranded at the gas station it brings out the worst in everyone. Written by Dale Berryessa

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In the dead calm of the desert, a storm is raging.

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Rated R for scenes of strong violence, and for language | See all certifications »
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3 October 1991 (Germany)  »

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Det sista motellet  »

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When Sandra first arrives at the motel, she is wearing a coat that hangs from one shoulder, then the other, then is off both shoulders and finally over both shoulders without any adjustment being done. See more »

Quotes

Father: You got what you wanted. Why don't you just get out of here?
Killer Girl: Well, that's just not our style.
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IN THE NAME OF LOVE
Written and Performed by Scott Monahan
Produced by Robbie Patton, Carsten Lorenz and Scott Monahan
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Hopper is the best thing here ........
5 December 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When Dennis Hopper is on screen as an abusive drunk, this movie maintains interest. There is also a very strong opening, however once Hopper disappears, it is a steady slide downhill. Believability towards the end concerning a certain brother's delayed demise, borders on ridiculous. The film is talky, has no nudity, and since everything takes place at one seedy desert motel, there is little to maintain interest. Eventually with the overlong ending, the wheels come off completely. For Dennis Hopper fans this might be worthy of one viewing, even though you have seen him play the same boorish drunk many times before. Others could skip this one for sure. - MERK


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