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Octane (2003)

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While on a late night road trip home, a woman must save her rebellious teenage daughter who runs off with a bizarre group of blood-letting psychos.

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Divorced business-bitch Senga Wilson grudgingly drives daughter Nathalie 'Nat' home after a visit to her dad, far away. During a rest-stop, Nat sneaks out with a friend and joins a weird truck-nomadic hippie-like sort of cult, which Senga tails. Its 'father' uses drugs and sex to bind everyone to his bloodthirsty scheme. When Bradford PD detective Ned Stephens investigates, Nat's dad assures him she's safe with him and Senga is pathologically disturbed. Nightmares blur who is imagining or lying what. Written by KGF Vissers

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Rated R for strong violence, language, some drug and sexual content | See all certifications »

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$11,500,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Mischa Barton had her belly button pierced specially for her role in this movie. See more »

Goofs

When Senga and Nat drive past the scene of the first accident, the background chatter on the police radio loops. See more »

Quotes

Backpacker: How do you feel?
Natasha 'Nat' Wilson: Different.
Backpacker: Do you wanna look different?
Natasha 'Nat' Wilson: Yeah.
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Written by Williams / Williams / Goodwin
Performed by Doves
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Yikes!!
22 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It took 3 attempts to finish this turkey, and I only did it because my husband was interested. Sad to say, all of our guesses as to what was happening were better than the actual plot. Who makes these things and why? Whatever they paid the actors could not possibly have been enough to compensate them for the damage it must have done to their future careers. I have been a lifelong fan of the Horror?Thriller genre, and this is a reasonably unique picture. I would rather see a trite plot that makes some kind of sense than whatever the heck this was. Watch this puppy at your own risk. There is no redemption for a movie that drags on without any real hint of what's going on and at the end there is no satisfaction.


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