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Shadow in the Trees (2007)

 -  Thriller  -  24 January 2007 (USA)
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A young boy from the small town of Prospect, Oregon is plagued by the mysterious disappearance of his father. In a desperate search for answers, he finds himself on the trail of a fabled creature and closer to the horrific truth.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Madeline Alexander ...
Church Memorial
Tresa Bell ...
Courtney Davidson
Travis Cabral ...
The Shadow
Travis Cabral ...
Hospital Doctor
Chaz Carlson ...
Juice Boy
Megan Carlson ...
Curious Girl
Sarah Carlson ...
Curious Girl
Andrea Cleroux ...
Bury Mother
Molly Cocking ...
Hospital Doctor
Jack Coe ...
K-SPT Radio Announcer
Brian Collins ...
Classroom Student
Roger Collins ...
Steven Adams
Phil Daddario ...
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Ali Dauscher ...
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Kristen Dore ...
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The Fantasai Comet passes the night sky once every six years, and with it, local legend says, certain mythological beasts stir from their hiding. Sure enough, misfortune strikes the small town of Prospect, Oregon when a local stargazing adventurer mysteriously disappears while backpacking in the wilderness on a quest to see the comet. Joseph, his only son, is suddenly left without a family or a clue to the fate of his father. Six years later, following the return of the mystifying comet, Jo finds himself once again in the midst of tragedy. A series of violent attacks and mysterious markings leaves little doubt that the mythological beast is back, forcing Jo to relive the grief of his past. Though he tries to warn the community, his words fall on deaf ears. Jo has no choice but to take matters into his own hands, not only to save the people of Prospect, but also gain closure to the mystery surrounding his father's disappearance. Armed with little more than his obsessive drive for ... Written by Chris W. Smith

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12 January 2011 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

This film is awful. Truly awful. And I do not wish to put the filmmaker down because I attend graduate film and know how hard a feature is to make... but I, like most people, use this site to determine whether I should watch a film or not. And I feel this film has been dubiously inflated in review by those involved and/or friends of...

The direction just screams of amateur undergrad film school-like execution. The lighting is non-existent. That might be—other than the acting—my greatest criticism: lighting! Even though it looks to be shot on SD, I've seen DVX footage shot to look perfectly fine. This doesn't come close. The story is stale, the acting is almost satirical of itself, and the direction is bland...

So, I applaud the effort of making a feature... but this is truly the worst film I've seen in recollection. Truly.


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