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Mindhunters (2004)

R  |   |  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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Complete credited cast:
Gabe Jensen (as James Todd Smith aka LL Cool J)
Nicole Willis
Cassandra Bell ...
Second Man in the Bar
Man in the Bar (as Anthone Kamerling)
Jasmine Sendar ...
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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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


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

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

13 May 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mind Hunters  »

Box Office


$27,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,580 (Finland) (25 June 2004)


$4,476,235 (USA) (8 July 2005)

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Did You Know?


During the debriefing at the FBI Academy, a large computer screen behind Harris scrolls through maps with respective data concerning the next assignment: "The FBI Academy's Oniega Island complex is a realistic, urban, practical problem raining area which was initiated in 1967. The Practical Applications Unit (PAU) manages and schedules all practical training events, administers practical problem exercises primarily to new agent trainees, and provides safety and survival training to law enforcement officers and FBI Agents." See more »


Before and after Rafe Perry (Will Kemp) dies and is lying in the morgue he is carrying a Beretta 92FS in his shoulder holster. When Vince Sherman (Clifton Collins, Jr.) enters the morgue to get an extra magazine for his handgun from Rafe's body, Rafe's weapon changes to a Glock 17, the same that Vince is carrying. See more »


[first lines]
J.D.: How about I drive, huh?
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Second Man in the Bar - Daniël Boissevain See more »


Version of A Game of Death (1945) See more »


Puppet Playtime
Words and Music by Drew Fitzjohn
Performed by Bobby No and GaGa
Courtesy of Faber Music Limited
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User Reviews

Good Slash Thriller
15 December 2005 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

A group of seven FBI trainees is sent to an isolated island for the final stage of their training period under the direction of the eccentric Jake Harris (Val Kilmer), who uses questionable methods. However, they are attacked and killed by a serial killer that can be one of the team members. The tension increases amidst the group with the lack of confidence on each other.

Although not being exceptional, "Mindhunters" is a good thriller and slash movie. The tense story is original, mixes horror, thriller, action, crime and mystery and the resolution is not bad. This is the type of movie that entertains and I liked it. My vote is seven.

Title (Brazil): "Caçadores de Mente" ("Mindhunters")

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