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Desecration (1999)

Unrated | | Drama, Horror
Sixteen year-old Bobby is emotionally damaged by his mother's early death. He accidentally causes a nun's death, unleashing a chain of supernatural events that lead him into the pits of Hell.

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Credited cast:
Irma St. Paule ...
Grandma Matilda
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Sister Madeline / Mary Rullo
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Salvatore Paul Piro ...
Mr. Rullo
Vincent Lamberti ...
Maureen Tomaselli ...
Sister Rosemary
Gene Burke ...
Father O'Leary
Ruth Ray ...
Reverend Mother
Helen Palladino ...
Mrs. Cannizzaro
Garret Montanez ...
4 year-old Bobby
Nora Maher ...
Sister Rita
Mark Mamone ...
Sean
Mary Fassino ...
Sister Veronica
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Elena Christiana ...
Paramedic
Rocco Spinelli ...
Bishop
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"Desecration" is a psychological chiller about a beyond-the-grave relationship between a teenage boy and his long-dead mother. Bobby, a 16-year-old loner, has been emotionally damaged by his mother's early death and a repressive Catholic upbringing. The boy accidentally causes a nun's death, triggering a chain of supernatural events and violent mayhem that leads Bobby into Hell to confront his mother. Powerful childhood demons are exorcised and unleashed as the gates of Hell open in this gripping, hallucinatory film. Written by www.image-entertainment.com

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You Will Burn in Hell...

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Drama | Horror

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Unrated
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$150,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Brother Nicolas: Here, take this.
Bobby Rullo: Where'd you get them?
Brother Nicolas: They're mine...It's Valium.
Bobby Rullo: Can priests take Valium?
Brother Nicolas: Priests can do many things.
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Finally a director who doesn't rely on Dawson's Creek alum
21 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

It's about time that a serious horror movie director emerged and this guy is gonna be something. Horror is better, his newest movie, but this shows that you don't need 10 million to make an effective horror movie. Now this movie is not perfect but for $150,000 that is going to be kind of hard. This isn't a slsher film and if you don't want to watch something artistic and creepy go rent I Know What You Did Last Summer. Obviously people on here are lacking intelligence and don't want something different cause this only has a rating of a 3.4 and it should be around a 6.5 or 7. If you dug this movie definitely check out anything from Dario Argento.


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