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My Soul to Take (2010)

R  |   |  Horror, Mystery, Thriller  |  8 October 2010 (USA)
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A serial killer returns to his hometown to stalk seven children who share the same birthday as the date he was allegedly put to rest.

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In the sleepy town of Riverton, legend tells of a serial killer who swore he would return to murder the seven children born the night he died. Now, 16 years later, people are disappearing again. Has the psychopath been reincarnated as one of the seven teens, or did he survive the night he was left for dead? Only one of the kids knows the answer. Adam "Bug" Heller (Max Thieriot) was supposed to die on the last night the Riverton Ripper wrecked havoc on that terrifying night. Unaware of terrifying crimes being committed to the seven children, he has been plagued by nightmares of their murders while not aware if they hold true or if he is simply imagining the images that haunt him. But if Bug hopes to save his friends from the monster that's returned, he must face an evil that won't rest...until it finishes the job it began the day he was born. Written by Anonymous

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Only One Has The Power To Save Their Souls.


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Rated R for strong bloody violence, and pervasive language including sexual references | See all certifications »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,842,220 (USA) (8 October 2010)

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$14,637,490 (USA) (29 October 2010)
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Not screened for critics. See more »

Goofs

During the case (between Brandon and Brittany) there is a shot that shows blood on the back of Brittany's coat. This isn't possible, because she has never been attacked. See more »

Quotes

Bug: Do you think I'm a monkey, Alex?
Alex: Have you killed people, Bug?
Bug: Not that I can remember.
Alex: Well I can't remember buying you bananas, either.
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References Law & Order (1990) See more »

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NO YOU GIRLS
Written and Performed by Franz Ferdinand
Courtesy of Domino Recording Co. Ltd and Epic Records and The Columbia/Epic Label Group, a unit of Sony Music Entertainment
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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My Money to Take
9 October 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I expect so much more from Wes Craven. The 3D was an afterthought as there is nothing even remotely jarring about any of the scenes in this movie. And what happened to the scenes in the trailer??? There are at least two that aren't in the film! If I had bothered to look at the survey cards being handed out on entry, I would have gotten the tip-off that this is going to be a honker. It asked, among other things, the following: Did you like this movie? Would you buy it on DVD? These questions are no-brainers for Wes Craven films. This is the first bomb from him (for me) and I hope it will be the last. If you were a teen or pre-teen attending the original NIghtmare on Elm Street then this one is not for you. Trust me.


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