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The Grave (1996)

 -  Comedy | Horror  -  January 1996 (USA)
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Two prisoners escape with the help of their jailer to search for a treasure that is supposedly buried with a dead millionaire.

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Cletus
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The Priest
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Dead Boy
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Storyline

Two convicts (Craig Sheffer, Josh Charles) learn from another convict that a treasure was buried with a dead millionaire. When they escape, they get tied up with some other good old boys and an ex-girl friend (Gabrille Anwar) in the search. Of course, everything goes wrong and everyone crosses everyone else. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Some secrets are better left buried.

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Comedy | Horror

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Rated R for violence, a sex scene and strong language | See all certifications »
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January 1996 (USA)  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Cass: Somethin' 'bout a woman that shoots ta' kill, I just cain't seem ta' quit 'er.
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Soundtracks

I Heard The Angels Singing
Traditional, Arranged by Doyle Lawson
Performed by Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
Southern Melody Publishing Co.
Courtesy of Sugar Hill Records, Inc.
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Macabre? A bit. Scary? Not really. Funny? You bet!
25 August 1999 | by (ImpossibleToPleaseThirtySumthings) – See all my reviews

I don't think this flick was that bad. I rather enjoyed watching it to be honest. Witty dialogue. Hillbilly humor. And although the actors are pretty unknown they all pull it off quite nicely. Especially the narrator does a great job. Creepy! ;)

Like he cleverly points out: "In the end everyone gets what they deserve." I think this movie wasn't even meant to be taken seriously. It's just fun to watch because you can never know exactly what's going to happen next. And that's refreshing for a change. ;)


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