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For Sale by Owner (2006)

On a stormy night, with a serial killer on the loose, Sera invites a stranger who could be a serial killer


(as Pritesh N. Chheda)


(as Pritesh N. Chheda)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sera Night
Andrew Byrd
John Denton
Trant Batey ...
Rachel Robertson ...
Young Sera
Andy Wilson ...
Josh Growseski
Erika Santos
Audrey Davis ...
TV Interviewer / Jerry
TV Author / Dr. Holmes
Lowell Moore ...
Radio Assistant DA
Lauren Alexander ...
Radio Reporter
Amy Levin ...
Radio Weatherperson
Police Officer #1
Andrew Perkel ...
Police Officer #2
Andrew's Ride Dudeman (as Pritesh N. Chheda)


As a ferocious storm approaches the town of Emeryville, residents are warned that a crazed serial killer who carves the number 13 into his victim's chests is on the loose. Local television news repeatedly screens information about the killer that is on the loose. Meanwhile, lives are put in danger when a woman allows a salesman and security maintenance personnel into her house. Written by Goose1184

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Rated R for some violent content | See all certifications »

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11 September 2006 (UK)  »

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$250,000 (estimated)

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30 April 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I was initially excited to check this film out, but I was sadly disappointed. My girlfriend couldn't even be bother to stay awake for its full duration. I'm rather baffled with all the positive reviews on here at the moment. Perhaps it's not seen wide distribution yet... the rating, however, speaks for itself.

The acting is probably the best thing the movie has going for it, but the dialog they have to work with is stilted and filled with awkward pauses. You do get the feeling though that they were making their best attempts to make a silk purse of a sow's ear, so to speak. There are too few characters to really leave any doubt in your mind about how the film will end (despite well meaning attempts to throw you off the trail) and I would think that most folks would have it figured out after about ten minutes. Coincidently, this is about where my girlfriend fell asleep, although she was still able to guess the correct conclusion on her first try the next day.

I hate to tear down the work of anyone, and it is admirable that this project made it through from script to production and distribution, but there is so much other great independent work out there now in the same vein (all of the After Dark Horror Fest releases, for example) that the bar has been raised and movies like this just won't cut it anymore.

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