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Gnaw -- Six Friends escape to the country for a break, what could be better a beautiful house house country walks, mouth watering home cooked food.

GNAW - Nice to have your friends for Dinner!

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Release Date:
31 October 2009 (USA) See more »
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Nice to have your friends for dinner...
Plot:
Six friends holiday in the heart of the English countryside. The holiday turns into a culinary nightmare... See more » | Full synopsis »
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mediocre horror flick See more (23 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Sara Dylan ... Lorrie
Rachel Mitchem ... Jill
Oliver Squires ... Matt (as Oliver Lee Squires)
Nigel Croft-Adams ... Jack
Julia Vandoorne ... Hannah
Hiram Bleetman ... Ed
Carrie Cohen ... Mrs. Obadiah
Jennifer Wren ... Amy
Gary Faulkner ... The Slaughterman

Directed by
Gregory Mandry 
 
Writing credits
Michael John Bell (written by) and
Max Waller (written by)

Michael John Bell (story) and
Max Waller (story) and
Rob Weston (story)

Produced by
Michael Bell .... executive producer
Simon Sharp .... producer
Rob Weston .... line producer
Rob Weston .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mark Hill 
 
Cinematography by
Tom Jenkins 
 
Film Editing by
Mark Towns 
 
Production Design by
Tony Noble 
 
Art Direction by
Byron Vaisey 
 
Costume Design by
Hayley Nebauer 
 
Makeup Department
Florence May Carter .... makeup designer
 
Art Department
Michael Bell .... second unit production designer
Oliver Morran .... graphic artist
 
Sound Department
James Benton .... boom operator
Simon Bysshe .... sound recordist
Andy Walker .... sound effects editor
 
Editorial Department
Rory Hinds .... colorist
 
Other crew
Mike Carr .... production secretary
Matt Mirrington .... production assistant
Natalie Sloan .... script supervisor
Claire Zammit .... production assistant
Angus Ellis .... post production assistant (uncredited)
 
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Tim Hampton .... thanks
Bob Keen .... thanks
 

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UK:90 min
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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
mediocre horror flick, 18 January 2012
Author: trashgang from Midian

This is Gregory Mandry first attempt to direct a movie. Did he fail, no and yes. But the way it failed was more a fact due the low budget and the weak script. It starts pretty well but once the victim is captured by the disguised killer you can see were it goes wrong. The killing is done off-screen. Not that I mind but the result of the killing is also not shown. But if you look who is in it as actor and who are the writers or the team behind it than you see that they all are involved in Zombie Diaries 1 and 2. So clearly a bunch of friends trying to make a horror.

The killer isn't convincing at all, why he's wearing a mask is never explained. When the gang is going for a weekend to a house that they hired the landlady is clearly involved in the killings from the first time she appears. The acting was okay but you never get involved into their characters. Someone is having an affair with the girlfriend of his girlfriend and some want to have sex and you see things coming but it is never expanded towards their characters. When one of the girls is being captured she's bear breasted but once the chainsaw of the killer is shown she just sits there and waits to be hacked. You know what I mean.

I won't going to say that it was all that bad, some effects were okay like the acid scene and the scene with the pitchfork but overall it lacks here and there. For buffs it will be a disappointment but for teenagers it will be a delight.

Gore 1/5 Nudity 0,5/5 Effects 2/5 Story 2/5 Comedy 0/5

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