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Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)

A seasoned FBI Agent's child-genius son assists him on catching a child-killer, a schizophrenic mohab nut who believes he's been chosen by god to be a new Noah.

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Cindy Lockerby (as Jan Gardner)
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Stephanie Lockerby
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Susan Broderick
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Ellen Jenkins
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John Willison
Sheila Tousey ...
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Warden Bates
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Dr. Mort Seger
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William Barnes
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Mark Denton
Wil Darwin Adams ...
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Bobby Martel
H.E.D. Redford ...
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Fast plot about a mohab nut who thinks he is Noah and collects two of every living thing. Detective Broderick, with help from his teenage son, gather evidence and find the ghastly horror of this schizophrenic man who kills and kidnaps for his so assumed god. Written by Nebiros <nebiros@informador.com.mx>

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A brutal slaying. An elusive killer. The chase is on.


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14 August 1993 (Italy)  »

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The Ark  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Director James Glickenhaus made his son audition for the part of the second lead just like any other actor. He purposely left his son's name off the audition tape when he showed the footage to Scott Glenn. Out of all the tapes, Glenn said he liked Glickenhaus's son's audition the best. When he was told that it was the director's son, Glenn refused to believe it. See more »

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Stephen Broderick: Remember how I taught you after a shower to shake the water off your head like a dog?
Jesse Broderick: Yeah.
Stephen Broderick: Well, Grandpa taught me that and some day you'll teach your kid that.
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References Woman Haters (1934) See more »

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IN THIS LAND
Lyrics and Music by James Glickenhaus
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A mini-Slaughter of the Lambs
28 August 2000 | by See all my reviews

A better-than-many serial killer movie. I liked it well enough to see it twice on cable and even to recommend it. I found it dark and brooding. The acting was more than acceptable and, although the genius of the child was, perhaps, not completely credulous, it also wasn't totally unbelievable. The build up to the finale was well planned and the last fifteen minutes kept me on the edge of my seat.


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