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Hunger (I) (2009)

 -  Horror | Thriller  -  15 May 2009 (USA)
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Hunger is a dark exploration into the breakdown of humanity. How far would you go to survive in the most extreme of circumstances? Five strangers awaken to find themselves trapped in an underground dungeon. They soon realize they are the subjects of one man's sadistic experiment to test the depths of a human being's will to survive. As the days go by with no means of escape, their hunger increases as their humanity fades away. Written by Anonymous

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How far would you go to survive?

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Rated R for strong bloody violence involving aberrant behavior, grisly images, a scene of sexuality, and language throughout | See all certifications »

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When Grant and Luke kick in the small brick wall, just before the wall breaks, you can see the surrounding "rock" flex as the actors kick. See more »

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Jordan: Brilliant, beautiful light, wiping away the darkness of night, see you soon, sunlight.
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A trip into the darkness of the human psyche
28 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hunger was an amazing work of art. It delves into the darkness of the human condition and really poses the question of how far can you go before losing humanity. Steven Hentges was a true directorial genius and brought interesting insights to the film as a whole. Joe was amazing as Luke and Lea was a force of nature. Linden and Lori were a great team and the film as a whole poses deep psychological questions. This film messes not only in the blood and gore sense of horror but also dives deeper into the human condition. Overall it is a true work of art deserving of time and praise. It is a independent film and stays true to its story, The team that made this film are very talented and know there stuff. Overall I cant say that it is enjoyable, however I can say I was very impressed with it and stand behind my words.


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