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Mothman (2010)

TV Movie  |  TV-14  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi  |  24 April 2010 (USA)
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A group of friends band together to hide the truth about a mutual friend's tragic death. They soon discover that an evil entity is in pursuit of them.


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Credited cast:
Derek Carpenter
Frank Waverly
Sally (as Jessica Erin Sylvia)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Town Drunk 1939
Ryan H. Jackson ...
Shadoe Knight ...
Indian Tormentor
Chief Cornstalk
Mayor Dinkins


In Point Pleasant, land of the legend The Mothman, a group of seven teenage friends accidentally kills the boy Jamie (Alex Hardee) in a prank by the river and they decide to cover up the incident. Ten years later, the journalist of the Washington Weekly Katharine Grant, who was one of the seven teenagers, is assigned by her editor to return to her hometown to prepare a matter about the 10th Mothman Festival. She meets with the other six friends that have stayed in the town and sooner they are murdered one by one by The Mothman. Katherine and her former boyfriend Derek seek help with old blind man Frank Waverly that has been luring The Mothman for many years trying to save their lives from the punishment of the entity. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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The Hunter Knows His Prey.


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Release Date:

24 April 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Adifago teras  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)

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Not the worst that SyFy has to offer but still rather weak
9 July 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I admit that I do dislike most of the movies airing on the SyFy channel, but I watch them out of curiosity to get novelty value or to see if either of them are actually surprisingly watchable when there is nothing or little else on. Mothman as I've said is not SyFy's worst by a long shot, but it is not very good, as a matter of fact it is rather weak.

The acting is better than anticipated though none are particularly great, but they are undermined by stock and stereotypical characters, a very rushed and underdeveloped story, a laughable script and when they seemingly realised that they only had twenty minutes left and had not finished telling the story the writers decided to include a twist. Unfortunately this twist is utterly moronic leading to one of the weakest endings I've seen in a while.

In conclusion, not the worst but weak. 2/10 Bethany Cox

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