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Children of the Corn (2009)

TV Movie  -   -  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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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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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't take much more of this....
1 October 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was, without a doubt, the most hopeless piece of crap I've seen on Syfy. The main character is a complete incompetent, who may have grown up on a steady diet of lead-based paint chips, and his wife - although real easy on the eyes - is a pathetic submissive, who is not even bright enough to understand the concept of cutting and running without alerting her rocket scientist husband first. There is not much chance that these two could have lasted to the age depicted, and not have sustained repeated physical scarring from the rest of humanity for being just that dumb.

I keep hoping that a scary version of this King premise will one day be made, but when you find yourself cheering for the religious fanatic murderous children, instead of the main characters, you know that time is still a distant promise.


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