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Children of the Corn (2009)

TV Movie  |  TV-14  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  26 September 2009 (USA)
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While traveling, an unhappy married couple encounter a cult of murderous children who worship an entity called He Who Walks Behind the Rows.

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While traveling, an unhappy married couple encounter a cult of murderous children who worship an entity called He Who Walks Behind the Rows.

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Stephen King's Children of the Corn  »

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Kandyse McClure returns for her second time in a Stephen King TV remake. She also played Sue Snell in the remake of Carrie (2002). See more »

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When the runaway kid is hit and killed on the road he is hit with the passenger side of the vehicle. After they arrive in town the drivers side is damaged and has the blood on it. See more »

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OMG somebody gouge my eyes out!!
25 June 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Everybody only seems to talk bad about the female lead actor/actress and IMO she was not the only bad actor in this crap they call a film. All the actors in this....whatever--were just.plain.HORRIBLE. OMG the movie was so poorly acted, the kids looked neither creepy nor scary they looked more like some bad teenagers from some 80s movie about kids having a Rad summer or whatever. Goodness grief who wrote the script? Everything about this movie was just awful. I turned away 15 into the film. I watched this again thinking maybe i should give this movie a chance. What was i thinking? Ugh. I wish I could give this movie so many negative stars because that is exactly what this piece of blah deserves.


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