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Dark Country (2009)

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A couple en route from Las Vegas are forced to deal with a body out in the desert making their honeymoon one hellish ride.

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A couple en route from Las Vegas are forced to deal with a body out in the desert making their honeymoon one hellish ride.

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One Wrong Turn... Into the Dark. See more »


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Rated R for some violence, bloody images, language and sexuality | See all certifications »

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Thomas Jane has voiced his disappointment over the fact that the studio didn't give the film a theater run, rather releasing it on DVD and not in the 3-D format in which it was intended. Further disappointment comes with the fact that the released cut of the film is far from Jane's preferred version. See more »

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When Dick is fighting with Bloodyface, it's obvious he's not hitting anything but dirt with the rock he's holding. See more »

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Another Highway to Hell experience
5 February 2012 | by (Prague) – See all my reviews

This movie is small independent gem. Expect no ordinary thriller but rather "Lynch style experience". It seems to start as a ordinary Las Vegas story but it quickly deteriorates into strange thriller and then finally into supernatural thriller that defies rational explanation. It is somewhat similar to "Identity" or "Lost Highway" rather than normal crime thriller.

I like the minimalistic style of the movie combined with unusual camera. The camera effect really do shine in this movie. The movie is a little bit too much "style over substance", but it is still acceptable.

It is definitely worth 1-2 USD rent / cheap buy if you do love supernatural thrillers. If you wish to see "regular Vegas movie" or "regular crime movie", you should rather look elsewhere. You would be seriously disappointed. This movie is really "different". I was really pleasantly surprised by it!


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