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Malevolence -- 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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Release Date:
15 April 2005 (Spain) See more »
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Plot:
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. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Entertaining See more (110 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

R. Brandon Johnson ... Julian (as Brandon Johnson)
Samantha Dark ... Samantha Harrison
Heather Magee ... Marylin

Richard Glover ... Kurt
Courtney Bertolone ... Courtney Harrison
John Richard Ingram ... Sheriff Riley

Keith Chambers ... Max

Kevin McKelvey ... Special Agent William Perkins
Lenn Gross ... FBI Agent Daley
Pamela Marie Guida ... Sally
Mia Lotringer ... Girl in Basement

Stevan Mena ... Officer at Roadblock
Jay Cohen ... 17-Year-Old Martin Bristol
David K. Guida II ... Six-Year-Old Martin Bristol
Mark Dobil ... FBI Agent Parker
Karl Schmidt ... Security Guard
Dawn Marie Ivans ... Girl at Gas Station
Al Bertolone ... Umpire
Meaghan Dempsey ... Catcher
Danielle Cunetta ... Batter
David DeLong ... EMS Worker
Anne Erdner ... EMS Worker
Paul Hoffman ... EMS Worker
Kristi Massamini ... EMS Worker
John Shambo ... EMS Worker
Robbie Bowman ... EMS Worker
Alan Howse ... EMS Worker
David K. Guida ... Graham Sutter
Gurdy ... Scary Tree
Timothy J. Bristoll ... Radio
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Directed by
Stevan Mena 
 
Writing credits
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Stevan Mena 

Produced by
Eddie Akmal .... associate producer
Stevan Mena .... producer
Alex That .... executive producer
Rob Vinci .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Stevan Mena 
 
Cinematography by
Tsuyoshi Kimoto 
 
Film Editing by
Stevan Mena 
 
Production Management
Natalie Arango .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Ethan Beigel .... dialogue editor
Ethan Beigel .... foley mixer
Matt Gundy .... sound editor
Eric Rolnick .... dialogue editor
 
Special Effects by
Anthony Pepe .... special effects makeup
 
Visual Effects by
Jennifer Basnyat .... title designer
Jennifer Basnyat .... visual effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Marc-Eric Casado .... assistant camera (as Marc-Eric Nielsen)
Chris Dixon .... best boy electric
Jamie Morris .... key grip
 
Other crew
Matthew Clifton Olsen .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Heath Franklin .... special thanks
 

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Rated R for strong violence and some language
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USA:90 min | Canada:86 min
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1.33 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Canada:14A (British Columbia/Ontario) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | UK:15 | USA:R
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Trivia:
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 »
Quotes:
Marylin:I'm not spending the rest of my life scratching off lottery tickets hoping for a miracle.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Making of 'Bereavement' (2011) (V)See more »

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23 out of 33 people found the following review useful.
Entertaining, 9 April 2005
Author: mwold from Seattle

I just enjoyed this flick. However, having read the other reviews, I'm seriously wondering if viewers may have been on crack or are close friends with the director? Are they serious? No, seriously? I think that the best aspect of the movie is the fact that the director imbued it with so many MAJOR components of 80's B slasher flicks - the really bad synth music, the twisted ankle, the incessant screaming, the double twist ending - but without a hint of irony, which is rather difficult to do I would imagine! The tone is extremely deadpan. If someone had told me I was watching a horror movie made in 1988, I would have completely believed it - and is a very significant statement coming from someone like me by the way. Whether intentional or unintended, the movie works for both thrills and chills. Fun stuff - no second coming like a few other critics declare. An addendum to this story. My good friend left several messages recently for me indicating that she wanted to go to "Male Violence" - yes, several times she told me that we simply must see "Male Violence"? I asked her to spell it for me..."M- A-L-E-V-O-L-E-N-C-E"...."you haven't heard about Male Violence"? So in thanks to this movie I learned that my friend can't spell or really speak...wow.

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