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Mindhunters (2004)

 -  Crime | Mystery | Thriller  -  13 May 2005 (USA)
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Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst.

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On a remote island, the FBI has a training program for their psychological profiling division, called "Mindhunters", used to track down serial killers. The training goes horribly wrong, however, when a group of seven young agents discover that one of them is a serial killer, and is setting about slaying the others. Can the few that are left figure out who the killer is in time? Written by austin4577@aol.com

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For seven elite profilers, finding a serial killer is a process of elimination. Their own.


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Rated R for violence/strong graphic images, language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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$27,000,000 (estimated)

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$1,911,358 (USA) (13 May 2005)

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$4,476,235 (USA) (8 July 2005)
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Renny Harlin wanted to limit the use of digital effects because he believed it takes away from the film's credibility. See more »

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When Sara sees the dead cat while brushing her teeth, she doesn't scream or shout. Still the others rush in, asking her, 'what happened?' How did they come to know that something was wrong? See more »

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J.D.: How about I drive, huh?
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It has it flaws but it's better than a lot of other stuff out there
30 October 2004 | by (Gothenburg, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I've read comments pointing out that this movie has ripped a lot of ideas from other movies and that there are situations that are so over the top that they get silly.

To that I say; Sure, why not? It's still entertaining.

I agree that they could have used the cast differently and that some of the plot points are quite unbelievable but on the whole it doesn't distract from the tension and the setting of the movie.

The profilers sometimes act pretty stupid and out of character but the actors do a very decent job portraying them and Renny Harlin has actually done a really good job with the directing.

If you want a horror/thriller/action flick where you keep guessing pretty much to the end and don't mind recognizing bits and pieces from other movies then this is for you.

Well worth a watch (no pun intended).


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