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Carny (2009)

TV Movie  -   -  Fantasy | Horror | Sci-Fi  -  25 April 2009 (USA)
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A devilish creature escapes from a carnival to wreak havoc on a small town.

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Atlas
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Cap (as A.C. Peterson)
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Quinn
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Samara
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Luke (as Daniel Petronijevic)
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Rogers
Felicia Shulman ...
Estelle
Matt Murray ...
Taylor
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Driskal
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Leopard Woman
Shaun McComb ...
Split-Faced Man
Giant Gustav Claude Ouimet ...
The Gentle Giant (as Gustave Ouimet)
Yvette Harper Pouliotte ...
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A devilish creature escapes from a carnival to wreak havoc on a small town.

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The Preacher, Pastor, whatever is wearing a Priest collar in a typical Southern Baptist town. See more »

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References Predator (1987) See more »

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Pray for Dawn
Music by Terry Plumeri
Lyrics by Lou Diamond Phillips
Performed by Lou Diamond Phillips
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The Jersey Devil
28 May 2010 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

When side-show circus owned by Cap (A.C. Peterson) arrives in Reliance, the greedy owner kills the driver that brings the new attraction – the Jersey Devil – and his henchman dumps the severed body in the woods and the trunk in the muddy lake. The local sheriff Atlas (Lou Diamond Phillips) checks the permits of the carnival under the protests of the deranged pastor Owen (Vlasta Vrana) that does not want the abominations in the small town. In the opening show, the Jersey Devil escapes and attacks the audience, killing Owen's son. Atlas organizes a hunting party to kill the monster, while Cap and his partner try to capture it alive to sell to a wealthy investor. Meanwhile Owen rises up the locals against the monster and the performers of the freak show with tragic consequences.

"Carny" is really a terrible movie. The story and the screenplay are awful, with a ridiculous conclusion; the development of the one- dimensional characters is shallow, even for the lead ones; and the Jersey Devil and the special effects are very poor. The acting is affected by the script and the silly lines and the poor actors and actresses unfortunately can not do better than they do. I like B-movies but this one sucks. My vote is three.

Title (Brazil): "Carnívoro" ("Carnivore")


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