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The Orphan Killer (2011)

 -  Horror  -  2 October 2011 (USA)
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The Orphan Killer (as David Backhaus)
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Edward Winrow ...
Father Chuck (as Ed Winrow)
Devin Foster ...
Skateboarder
Ramon Villa ...
Sanchez the Janitor
Seif El Bawdrey ...
Vinny the Janitor
Olivia Rosendahl ...
Jump Rope Orphan
Samantha Matarante ...
Urban Ledgend Teen #1
April Hautea ...
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Math Teacher
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Jenny Miller (as Margo White)
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Dad Miller
Golden Farnsworth ...
Boy Marcus
Ivy Farnsworth ...
Baby Audrey
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The Orphan Killer is a tour de force murder flick that defies classification. It goes far beyond current trends in gore and breaks open a new suffering genre of horror. Marcus Miller is a serial murderer hellbent on teaching his estranged sister Audrey what it means to have family loyalty. His lessons are taught in massive doses of vulgar and unimaginable pain. Throughout her brutal torture we learn that Marcus is not the only Miller with Killer in the bloodline as Audrey proves to be a formidable adversary. Written by Full Fathom 5 Productions

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The girl frees herself from the barbed wire and damages her wrists badly. After this however, her wrists are seen without any wounds or just with some blood on them. See more »

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The Orphan Shiller
21 March 2013 | by (london) – See all my reviews

Matt Farnsworth is a hack. I haven't got a clue who finances his movies but my guess he has entered into a Faustian pact with Satan. Nobody in their right mind would give this guy money to make a film. If you think I'm being harsh then go check out "The Orphan Killer" then come back and tell me I'm wrong. It is incompetently written with a poorly defined story and no characterisation so ultimately we don't care about anything or anyone we see on the screen. Most of the ideas have been cribbed from far superior genre movies and the camera work is shambolic. We've all seen "Shaky-cam" is the "Bourne" movies, Farnsworth appears to have invented "unintentional shaky-cam" for the "Orphan Killer." It looks like it was filmed by someone on a home video-cam after they'd drunk 50 cups of espresso.

I wouldn't have bothered commenting only there is nothing worse than a film maker who goes out of their way to pull the wool over their potential audience's eyes. This is what Farnsworth has done here. This IMDb page is littered with fake reviews and fake comments appertaining to what a great movie this is and most of them have been written by Farnsworth and his cronies. If you listen to this con-man then "The Orphan Killer" is the next "Halloween" or "Friday The Thirteenth" when in truth it's the next DVD straight to the bargain-bin @ $1.99 in Walmart.


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