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Black River (2001)

A writer visits a town that isn't what it appears to be.

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(teleplay), (novel) (as Dean Koontz)
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Cast

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Boyd 'Bo' Aikens
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Laura Crosby
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Mandy Pruell
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Chief Salks
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Thomas Pinkwater
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Richard Crunch
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Charts
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Mayor Tom Thompson
Patricia Drake ...
Nancy Larshak
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Frank Yarley
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Sculptor
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Elderly Woman
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Farmer
Susan Bain ...
Frannie Fineman
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A writer visits a town that isn't what it appears to be.

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Remote. Controlled.

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Mystery | Sci-Fi

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Rated PG for some violence and language | See all certifications »
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6 July 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Black River - A város fogva tart  »

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1.33 : 1
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Goofs

During the same scene, the camera's shadow is visible on the lower half of the mayor's face. See more »

Quotes

Laura Crosby: What're you doing here? I thought you were leaving early this morning.
Boyd 'Bo' Aikens: I'm having a little trouble getting out of town.
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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A Weird, but clever movie.
7 July 2001 | by (Woodinville, Washington) – See all my reviews

You have always heard of small towns that are said to be the perfect American town. Well, Black River is a too perfect town. Everybody is nice. Anybody that is mean they get rid of. A perfect American town except there is something wrong with the town. There is a "big brother" watching you at every corner. You can never leave the town because "big brother" will not let you. It is a good movie. If you like weird movies then you should see this one.


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