Dealing with nuclear testing and its long-lasting deadly effects, the story portrays Boy, a young widower living in the desert on a nuclear testing site. Living as a hermit,he waits for the end of the world carving Kachina dolls that he believes have magical powers. While traveling on a "second" honeymoon across the Arizona desert,the car of a Hollywood jet-set couple breaks down. They are rescued by Boy, who holds them prisoners because he desires the woman and wants to create a better world with her. Written by
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Dark Blood was shown for the first time on September 27th 2012 at the Netherlands Film Festival. Although the Phoenix family offered no support to this movie, it is reputed that River Phoenix's mother wished the makers all the best. See more
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