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Grace (2009)

After losing her unborn child, Madeline Matheson insists on carrying the baby to term. Following the delivery, the child miraculously returns to life with an appetite for human blood. Madeline is faced with a mother's ultimate decision.

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Cast

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Michael Matheson
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Henry Matheson
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Patricia Lang
Kate Herriot ...
Shelly
Troy Skog ...
ER Doctor
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Dr. Richard Sohn
Jeff Stone ...
ER Nurse
Jamie Stephenson ...
Skinny Clerk
Tenai Cam Measmer ...
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Lab Technician
Karen Von Staden ...
Dr. Sohn's Secretary (as Karen von Staden)
Mark D. Claxton ...
Veterinarian (as Mark Claxton)
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Madeline Matheson is eight months pregnant and determined to deliver her unborn child, Grace, naturally. When an accident leaves Grace dead inside her, Madeline insists on carrying the baby's corpse to term. Weeks later, when Madeline delivers, the baby miraculously returns to life... With an appetite. Written by Leomax Entertainment

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There's nothing more sickening than a mother's love for a baby like Grace. See more »

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Rated R for bloody images, violence and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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7 November 2009 (Spain)  »

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Grace - Love. Undying.  »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,174, 16 August 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$6,174, 16 August 2009
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Gabrielle Rose won the 2009 Fright Meter Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance. See more »

Goofs

In one of the final scenes, Vivan hits Madeline in the forehead with a hammer. Madeline is seen on the floor with a cut over her right eye, with a fair amount of blood. Vivan then leans towards her to see if she is alright, but there is no more blood on her forehead. When Madeline bites Vivian, the blood returns. See more »

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Meat Clerk: Kinder kills, cleaner cuts. Carl's cows have no antibiotics and no synthetic growth hormones.
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Featured in Lullaby: Scoring Grace (2009) See more »

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Refreshing and Disturbing Low-Budget Horror Movie
11 February 2010 | by See all my reviews

Madeline Matheson (Jordan Ladd) has unsuccessfully been trying to get pregnant with her husband Michael (Stephen Park). When she finally succeeds, she decides to be assisted by the midwife Patricia Lang (Samantha Ferris) despite the insistence of her snoopy mother-in-law Vivian (Gabrielle Rose) that wants the family obstetrician Dr. Richard Sohn (Malcolm Stewart) instead. When Michael and Madeline have a car accident, Michael and the unborn baby die; however, Madeleine insists on carrying out the pregnancy. Patricia accepts her request to pretend stillbirth. However, the baby Grace is miraculously delivered and sooner Madeleine discovers that Grace needs to be fed with human blood.

"Grace" is a refreshing and disturbing low-budget horror movie. The dramatic story is certainly unpleasant and not recommended for pregnant women, but the director and writer Paul Solet has created a totally different story with touches of black-humor. The slow-pace might be the cause for the unfair review in IMDb. My vote is seven.

Title (Brazil): "O Mistério de Grace" ("The Mystery of Grace")


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