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Elfie Hopkins: Cannibal Hunter (2012)

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An aspiring teen detective stumbles into her first real case, when investigating the mysterious new family in her neighborhood.

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Elfie Hopkins
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Dylan Parker
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Mr. Gammon
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Mrs. Gammon
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Pippa
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Ruby Gammon
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Elliot Gammon
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Susannah Hopkins
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Harry Hopkins
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Lottie Jenkins
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Timothy Jenkins
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Alastair G. Cumming ...
Mr. Parker (as Alastair Cumming)
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Michael
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Butcher Bryn
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An aspiring teen detective stumbles into her first real case, when investigating the mysterious new family in her neighborhood.

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Rated R for violence, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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This British Rollar Coaster Horror film ROCKS
22 July 2013 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This low budget movie succeeds as an entertaining horror film. I am giving it a 9 to counter other unreasonably low reviews. Casting was very good hence nice acting all around. While the story, new next door neighbors who have have deep dark and possibly deadly secrets, has been seen many times before that does not diminish the fun of this original re-telling. Elfie and her side-kick, who are about 18 years old, seem a bit beyond their teen years which makes for a more satisfying adult viewing. Characters are developed including Elfie's major baggage and the stoner angle plays well into the story line. The first half of the film's build-up leads to the FUN roller coaster ride of splashy, classic and 'tasteful' blood and gore finale. Clearly Elfie is a 21st century British version of Nancy Drew. Forget the thumbs down reviews, kick back and give Elsie a chance. Here's looking forward to Elfie's next case! Go Elfie Go.


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