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The Spreading Ground (2000)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Horror  |  5 March 2000 (USA)
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When five bodies turn up in the waters of Burman City, its illusion of safety is shattered, and Mayer Hackett will stop at nothing to see the peace returned.

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Leslie DeLongpre
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Det. Michael McGivern
Tom McCamus ...
Johnny Gault
David Dunbar ...
Milo Spivak
Elizabeth Shepherd ...
Mayor Hackett
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Capt. Nieman
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Mrs. Osterman
Tom Harvey ...
Paddy Flynn
Rob Stefaniuk ...
Syphon
Yvan Labelle ...
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Sean O'Hara ...
Flannery Pincher
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Stubby Styles (as Tim Burd)
Amanda Soha ...
Crystal Osterman
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Det. Daniels
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When five bodies turn up in the waters of Burman City, its illusion of safety is shattered, and Mayer Hackett will stop at nothing to see the peace returned.

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To catch a killer is to know him, feel him...anticipate him.


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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The facility manager: [As Det DeLongpre runs into the viaduct, gun drawn] Hey, just don't hurt the water!
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Unwatchable
11 April 2005 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Maybe I've seen one too many crime flick, or maybe I don't take the right drugs.

This was the most cliché ridden, plot deficient, plot-absurd, just plain stupid movie I have seen in a long time.

As for the direction, it looks like it took less time to show this than it did to put it together.

In fact it looks like to made it straight to video before it was completed.

It's a bad rip off of "M" the classic Fritz Lang film starring Peter Lorre. You'd be SO much better off renting that instead.


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