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Frayed (2007)

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A small town sheriff's worst nightmare comes true when his homicidal son escapes from a psychiatric hospital. An intense manhunt ensues as the dark secret behind the son's evil past becomes revealed.

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Sheriff Pat Baker / Party Clown (as Tony Doupé)
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Gary Jordan / Kurt Baker
Alena Dashiell ...
Sara Baker
Tasha Smith-Floe ...
Veronica (as Tasha Smith)
Kellee Bradley ...
Jolene Baker
Don Brady ...
Lane Denton
Dino Moore ...
The Mask / Deputy Moore / Orderly
Colin Byrne ...
Paul
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Greg
Tim Evans ...
Sam
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Dr. Engle
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Kurt's Mom
Nick Wambach ...
Donny Parsons
Kathy Hsieh ...
Nurse Gable
Jimmy Castle ...
Kurt Baker - Age 8
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Pat Baker is a small town sheriff. His son, Kurt, is a deranged young man with a dark secret. Sheriff Baker's worst nightmare comes true when Kurt escapes from a psychiatric hospital where he was locked away for the brutal murder of his mother thirteen years earlier. Gary, a hospital security guard, sets out into the woods to stop him, but soon finds himself relentlessly hunted by the deranged psychopath intent on killing him and anyone who crosses his path. Sheriff Baker launches an intense search to find his son, only to discover that his daughter, Sara, and her friends are camping in the same woods where Kurt has escaped. Kurt's psychosis escalates, as does his vengeful killing spree, culminating in a terrifying, climactic confrontation with Kurt, the sheriff and his family. Written by Lock It In Entertainment

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Every killer hides a dark secret See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for strong brutal violence, language and brief sexuality | See all certifications »

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Referenced in Inside Quantum: The Post-Production of Frayed (2009) See more »

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I Refuse To Be The Fool
Written and Performed by Norbert Caoili and Dino Moore
(MBD: Music By Dezign, ASCAP)
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Movie Review
2 July 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I found this film online through a random search of genre specific movies. I was immediately attracted based on the brief "outline" I found on a movie view website.

I watched this movie and was delighted that this little know gem was out there.

The director and especially the editor did such an amazing job of providing seamless plot twists and turns. The "THRILL" factor was bar none! The theme of this film may not become evident until the very end, however, the course of the film is brilliant.

I highly recommend this movie for any and all that enjoy, horror, thrill, slash and suspense criminal styled movies. This film has it all and it is held together through the eyes of one very courageous character.


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