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Dismal (2009)

 -  Horror | Thriller  -  2009 (USA)
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Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with ... See full summary »

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Meagan Reedy ...
Eve
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Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with life... and death. While the group keeps one eye out for hungry bear, deadly snakes and lurking gators, they are unaware of the real danger. For the top of the food chain lives in a dingy cabin not too far from their campsite, and he has an appetite for human flesh. Written by Anonymous

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Eat or be Eaten

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Rated R for bloody violence, some sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Bleed  »

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The gun Dale is carrying switches back and forth between a rifle and shotgun. When he loads the gun in the cabin, it is a bolt-action rifle. When he takes a shot at Shelly in the woods, the sound of a pump shotgun his heard. See more »

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Dale: Catch that bitch!
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Boring and outdated
19 September 2009 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

After reading some of the reviews here, I was hoping for an 'oldschool' horror movie.

Unfortunately, the acting is quite bad, but that's not the worst. The movie is very slow paced, the 'special effects' look to have been made on a home computer, and the gore is not there.

Also the lack of 'scare moments' don't do it any good - what's a horror movie without the occasional scare?

Don't waste your time on this one, there are much better horror movies out there.

I just wanted to make sure this gets posted as it's a real bad movie. All the people here giving it 8-10 have probably worked on the movie, or know people in it.


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