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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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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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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Quotes

Cass: Somethin' 'bout a woman that shoots ta' kill, I just cain't seem ta' quit 'er.
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Soundtracks

The Little Church
Traditional, Arranged by Doyle Lawson
Performed by Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
Southern Melody Publishing Co.
Courtesy of Sugar Hill Records, Inc.
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A sinister little thriller
28 January 1999 | by (Georgia USA) – See all my reviews

This is a sinister little thriller with diabolically nasty twist at the end.I especially like the macabre humor that the script uses and location gave it a great atmosphere. It reminds me of Tales of the Crypt

episodes that I enjoyed.


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