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The Garden (2006)

 -  Drama | Horror | Thriller  -  11 July 2006 (USA)
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A troubled young boy and his father on a road trip stumble upon a rural farm where the elderly owner has sinister plans for the both of them involving witchcraft and evil.

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Brian Wimmer ...
David
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Sam
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Dr. Cairns
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Holly
Erik Walker ...
Jesse
Ariana Richmond ...
Trashy Girl #1
Jennifer Lutheran ...
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Faceless Person
Shawn Howell ...
Conquest (White Horseman)
Dale Gibson ...
War (Red Horseman)
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Famine (Black Horseman) (as Michael George Watson)
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The boy Sam is tormented by dreadful visions and nightmares and self-inflicts injures to his body. After a period in the hospital, Dr. Cairns tells Sam's father David that the boy is affected by the divorce of his parents and a period together with him would be good for Sam. David travels with Sam in his truck but Sam sees a spirit on the road and pulls the steering wheel off his father, provoking a car accident. Out of the blue, the farmer Ben Zachary rescues them and offers a job to David in his farm. He accepts the offer and enrolls Sam at the local school. Sam has Bible classes with Miss Grace Chapman and sooner he leans that Mr. Zachary is the devil and the place is the Garden of Eden. Further, Zachary has an evil plan for David. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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boy | farm | divorce | road trip | blood | See more »

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Armageddon is at hand and the final prophecy is about to be fulfilled.

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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11 July 2006 (USA)  »

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River to Havilah  »

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After the automobile accident, Sam climbs out of bed in his bare feet. Sam walks out of the bedroom and the camera zooms in on Sam's bare feet as he continues down the hall. We see another shot of Sam's bare feet as he ambles down the stairs to the kitchen. Sam's dad, who is on the front porch, sees Sam through the kitchen door and calls out to him. As Sam instantly runs to meet his dad, we clearly hear the sound of Sam's bare feet slapping on the hardwood floor as he races across it. But as he barrels through the kitchen door onto the porch, Sam suddenly and miraculously has his boots on. See more »

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References The Evil Dead (1981) See more »

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And I Beheld Another Boring Bible Cartoon
4 October 2012 | by (Brooklyn) – See all my reviews

Really great actors bring the only grace to shine on this apocalyptic poppycock on a horse farm. Even discounting plot holes and logical inconsistencies, this utterly incoherent mess tries to re-frame the Book of Revelations as a dysfunctional family affair smelling of alcohol and cow-dung. Christian platitudes replace dialog (eg, "Love the sinner, Sam. Hate the sin"), and the competent cinematography is otherwise awash in gratuitous symbolism. But don't mistake this movie for a bible class. Like most movies of this genre, it's a mash-up of lurid symbolism from Genesis and Revelations, with little relevance to anyone who hasn't stocked up their basement for the End Times.


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