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The Butcher -- Some things are worse than death. Just ask anyone who's been out to the old Mayhew place - if you can find anyone who's ever come back alive.
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Release Date:
11 July 2006 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Rest in pieces.
Plot:
While driving to Las Vegas with his college friends Rachel, Liz, Atlanta, Sophie and Adam, the selfish and wealthy Mark decides to take a shortcut... See more » | Full synopsis »
User Reviews:
Are u freakin' kiddin me'?? See more (27 total) »

Cast

 

Myiea Coy ... Sophie

April Gilbert ... Sarah
Ashley Rebecca Hawkins ... Atlanta

Bill Jacobson ... Franklin Mayhew
Tiffany Kristensen ... Liz
April Lang ... Mrs. Mayhew
Annie Mackay ... Angel

Tom Nagel ... Adam

Alan Ritchson ... Mark

Nick Stellate ... Sheriff

Pej Vahdat ... Chip
Catherine Wreford ... Rachel

Directed by
Edward Gorsuch 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Michael Hurst  (as Ellis Walker)

Produced by
Michael Feifer .... producer
Marc L. Greenberg .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Dennis Smith 
 
Cinematography by
Hank Baumert Jr. 
 
Film Editing by
Adam Severin 
 
Casting by
Mark Tillman 
 
Production Design by
Kenn Coplan 
 
Art Direction by
Aaron Meziere 
 
Set Decoration by
Jane Derryberry 
 
Makeup Department
Jessica Gorchow .... assistant makeup artist
Natalie Thimm .... makeup department head
 
Production Management
Kelley Cauthen .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael Feifer .... first assistant director
Paul Miller .... second unit director
Helene Udy .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Nicole Ruby .... property master
 
Sound Department
Jason Brooks .... sound mixer
Brad Bryan .... sound mixer
Robert King .... sound designer
Sean King .... sound designer
 
Special Effects by
Dominic Alfano .... assistant special effects makeup
Tom Devlin .... special effects makeup
Richie Solomon .... atmospheric effects
 
Visual Effects by
Kelley Cauthen .... visual effects supervisor
 
Stunts
Kim Turney .... stunt coordinator
Stuart F. Wilson .... stunt performer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Alba .... Steadicam operator
Michael Alba .... camera operator
Kirk Bartolata .... electrician
Gustavo Brum .... gaffer
Steven 'Jeeda' Bryant .... key grip
Jonathon Carmichael .... key grip
Ryan Copeland .... electrician
Ryan Copeland .... set lighting technician
Jonathan Cushing .... set lighting technician
Brian D'Haem .... electrician
Nicole Dayton .... grip
Jeanne Dear .... best boy electric
Michael Feifer .... still photographer
Matt Peterson .... grip
Christopher Preston .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Christopher Preston .... first assistant camera: second unit
Darryl Rue .... grip
Victoria Tidmarch .... assistant camera
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Elyssa Williams .... wardrobe assistant (as Elyssa Komansky)
 
Editorial Department
Paul Abelkis .... assistant editor
Justin Donaldson .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Steve Eggleston .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Arthur Bonner .... production assistant
'Rick' Ricardo Escamilla .... production assistant
Erin Forrest .... script supervisor
Evan Gunny .... production assistant
Lawrence Lopez .... production assistant
Kinece Senegal .... production assistant
Elyssa Williams .... production assistant (as Elyssa Komansky)
Alfred Wilson .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Pieces" - Japan (English title) (DVD title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for strong horror violence, language, some nudity and drug use
Runtime:
USA:90 min
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1.78 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Canada:14A (Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | USA:R

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Trivia:
Was originally written to Bloody Murder 4, following The Graveyard, which would have been Bloody Murder 3.See more »
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References Wrong Turn (2003/I)See more »
Soundtrack:
Fly AwaySee more »

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Are u freakin' kiddin me'??, 28 April 2007
Author: Lars Gustavsson from Sweden

Are you freakin' kiddin' me? There's a lot of bad horror films out there and this is one of 'em. Sometimes the filmmakers choose to make 'em bad by purpose due to low budgets etc.. That way at least you can be entertained. "The butcher", I'm not sure about. Did they make the film this bad by purpose or do all involved crew members really suck. The acting is below average. Not the worst performances I've seen but they're not good. The director seems to have no idea on how to build suspense or how to direct for that matter. The photography is okay. Not the best but okay. The budget of 750 000 $ is spent badly, I think. With a little imagination they could have spent it much better. But all this is not the worst thing about this film. The script, oh, the script. How in Gods name a production company ever picked this script up, I'll never know. The script is just terrible, awful.. well... not good. I'll rate this film 3 out of 10. It's possible to sit through it. Just don't get your hopes up for any scares. Prepare yourselves for laughs instead.

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