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The Violent Kind (2008)

Video  -  Horror | Thriller | War  -  23 December 2008 (USA)
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The story of a US Marine who has just returned home from the war in Iraq. In an attempt to reunite with his young wife and Vietnam veteran father, he takes them back to the family cabin in Montana. Once there, his past and present collide in a horrific tale of insanity.

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Iraqi Veteran returns to remote cabin up in the Woods. All of a sudden people begin disappearing, then dead bodies begin appearing. Many twists and turns in the plot before discovering who is behind the killings. A movie about the impact of war on family and friends, and the psychological problems that come from battle and the terror that comes to their isolated world. Written by Don Franken

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Bad.....Instantly fast forward to end.
9 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So bad it's bad....Can't even get thru bad...wow.

Talk about a possible good idea turned very wrong. It appears that this writer didn't have much to write about, and just filmed a bunch of stuff....edited it together and ended it close to 80 min to call it a feature film.

Like...hey I got this idea about a Marine who goes home....but he's nuts... Then.....I don't know....hmmm......I just don't know how to write a script so I guess I'll just film stuff.

The filming is very low quality, which is not the problem... I can tolerate low quality if the movie is really good. I've seen short films with no budget kill this movie.

I'm sure this has to be in the top 20 worst films of all time.


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