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Manhunt (2008)
"Rovdyr" (original title)

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The summer of 1974, four young people are all ambushed and left unconscious. They wake up deep in the woods with no one around but the sound of a hunting horn.

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Cast overview:
Henriette Bruusgaard ...
Camilla
Jørn Bjørn Fuller Gee ...
Jørgen (as Jørn-Bjørn Fuller-Gee)
Lasse Valdal ...
Roger
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Mia
Janne Beate Bønes ...
Renate (as Janne Starup Bønes)
Trym Hagen ...
Gutt i tre (as Trym E. Hagen)
Kristina Leganger Aaserud ...
Jenta
Helge Sveen ...
Jeger 1
Jeppe Beck Laursen ...
Jeger 2 (as Jeppe Laursen)
Erlend Vetleseter ...
Jeger 3
Jorunn Kjellsby ...
Kafédame
Martin Slaatto ...
Mann 1
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Mann 2 (as Kristoffer Hivju)
Gudmund Groven ...
Mann 3
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The summer of 1974. Four young friends have planned a relaxing weekend out in the woods. At a remote truck stop they pick up a hitchhiker, who only after a short ride demands that they stop the car. They are terrified. Suddenly they are all ambushed and left unconscious. They wake up deep in the woods with no one around but the sound of a hunting horn. Someone is out hunting, and they are the prey Written by American Film Market

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I've just noticed from the DVD box that the film was set in 1974
2 March 2012 | by (Greenwich - London) – See all my reviews

I was encouraged to seek this out after having seen it trailed on, I think, the Horror Channel and had the impression that it was probably US independent and most stylish. This was either a misleading trailer or a marvellous bit of editing my the TV people. This is Norwegian, not that the subtitles present much of a problem because after the set up there is not that much dialogue. The baddies don't say a word. The real trouble for me was that the youngsters are such an absolute pain that I can't wait for them to get got. It is not a terrible film and the pacing is good as are the action sequences but it just didn't take me along, I'm afraid. Shows how much attention I paid as I've just noticed from the DVD box that the film was set in 1974. I hadn't noticed it was a period piece, nor know why it was but maybe the director was saying something about youngsters in the 70s and that's why I didn't take to them. But hey, life's too short.


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