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It's ten years after the kidnapping of Martin Bristol. Taken from a backyard swing at his home at the age of six, he is forced to witness unspeakable crimes of a deranged madman. For years, Martin's whereabouts have remained a mystery...until now.

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Julian (as Brandon Johnson)
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Samantha Harrison
Heather Magee ...
Marylin
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Kurt
Courtney Bertolone ...
Courtney Harrison
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Sheriff Riley
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Max
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Special Agent William Perkins
Lenn Gross ...
FBI Agent Daley
Pamela Marie Guida ...
Sally
Mia Lotringer ...
Girl in Basement
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Officer at Roadblock
Jay Cohen ...
David K. Guida II ...
Mark Dobil ...
FBI Agent Parker
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Created as the middle section of a three-part trilogy, 'Malevolence' is the tragic story of a group of bank robbers on the run from the law. They hide out in an abandoned house on the outskirts of town, unaware it is next door to the home of a family of serial killers. One of their hostages escapes and runs for help, but all hell breaks loose when she runs to the "wrong" house. Written by Anchor Bay

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Rated R for strong violence and some language | See all certifications »

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$200,000 (estimated)
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Stevan Mena announced following the film's release that this was actually the middle film in a planned trilogy. The preceding chapter was eventually told in Bereavement (2010), but as of 2012, the third and final part has yet to be officially announced. See more »

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Marylin: I'm not spending the rest of my life scratching off lottery tickets hoping for a miracle.
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Good thing it was free.....
31 August 2004 | by (Montour Falls, ny) – See all my reviews

I had the displeasure of viewing a screening of this movie at the recent Horrorfind Weekend Convention in Hunt Valley, MD. I had high hopes because Anchor Bay is a great company that usually puts out great movies. Unfortunately this was not the case. The movie was boring, the music was annoying, and the story line was lacking some good content. I will say that the acting wasn't too bad, but the bad story line didn't help them any. If the writer would have stuck with how the movie started out, and played along with that story, then it would have been one amazing movie.

The first 5 minutes made it look extremely promising, but it went down hill after that. This is one I wouldn't mind seeing a remake of. After the screening they wanted us to say good things about the movie to the camera, but I'm sorry to say that even though I so wanted to, I couldn't because of the let down of the movie. Steven Mena does have some good potential though as a director, but he might want to leave the writing up to someone else.


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