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Gnaw -- Now six friends head off to a country estate for a weekend of bonding, bed hopping and home-cooked feasts. But their good times go very bad when they encounter a clan of slaughter-happy psychopaths with expert skills in butchery and a ravenous hunger for teen-meat pies. What follows is a brutal battle for survival, complete with shocking carnage, killer twists, and graphic reasons to avoid UK cuisine forever. It's THE TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE in the English countryside in this grisly debut from director Gregory Mandry that walks a knife's edge between tongue-in-cheek humor and teeth-in-flesh terror. Bring a strong stomach and a hearty appetite: British horror is back with a vengeance!
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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31 October 2009 (USA) See more »
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Nice to have your friends for dinner...
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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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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 John 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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7 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
terrible movie, 19 May 2009
Author: jinmoon from United States

This was a horrible movie. As someone pointed out earlier, the cinematography was good, which makes it even more baffling that absolutely no effort was put into making this movie scary. This movie had no sense of timing for horror because I wasn't scared, or even startled once. In addition, the plot as well as every single character was over the top cliché. The movie progresses incredibly slowly and nothing really develops. I will admit that the the acting was not at all bad. If the actors had anything resembling a real script to follow then this might have turned out OK. All in all its an absolute waste of time and inspired me to make an IMDb account and post my first review ever. I'm also not sure why this is listed as a comedy.

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