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Children of the Corn (2009)

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

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

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The town scenes were filmed in Tipton, Iowa. Another town that was considered for the town scenes was Wilton, Iowa. See more »

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In the scene just before Burton hits the boy we see Vicki sitting bare feet in the car. In the next scene Vicki opens the door to run to the injured boy having her shoes on. To put on the shoes would be impossible that fast especially because Vicki's shoes have to be tied up. See more »

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I can say without a doubt this movie was Absolutely Horrid!!!!!!!!!!!!!
26 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This has to one the worst made for TV movie I've seen, never mind it was a remake of a Stephen King Classic. The lead actress really overacted her part, but I really can't blame her with the script she took her lines from. The children aren't even in the least bit scary and the little boy who played Issac recites his lines like he's still trying to remember them. There is absolutely no atmosphere, eeriness or creepiness which the original movie had an abundance of. This version is stale and falls flat on its face. The male lead is the only one who is even slightly believable. Who wrote the script? I had to keep asking myself did they write this for adults.

Oh, why SYFY do you keep persisting in torturing us with cheap and stupid movies? I'd give this movie a -10 if I could.


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