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Colin happens upon a road accident where he finds a dead man, a beautiful woman, and a suitcase full of money. After trying to do the right thing he soon finds himself caught up in a dangerous scheme.

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Frank
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Jina
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Colin
Travis McMahon ...
Charlie
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Sam
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Logan
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Armstrong
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Good Samaritan
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Publican
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Ambulance Officer
Scott Harrison ...
Ambulance Driver
Brendan Guerin ...
Officer #1
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Edmund Pegge ...
Buyer (as Ed Pegge)
Luke Jericho ...
Chris Welles
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Colin happens upon a road accident where he finds a dead man, a beautiful woman, and a suitcase full of money. After trying to do the right thing he soon finds himself caught up in a dangerous scheme.

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Wrong turn. Wrong place. Wrong time.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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The setting of Neverest is actually a real place in the Flinders Ranges of South Australia though it is more commonly known as Neverest Hill. See more »

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When Frank takes Colin to the garage to repair his car the streets are wet from rain when they arrive in Neverest. In the next shot outside the garage the streets are dry. See more »

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Great Suspense
17 October 2011 | by (Long Island, New york) – See all my reviews

This film just had its North American premiere this evening at The Hamptons International Film Festival. The crowd loved this picture. It is big on action and suspense, and it has a strange twist, which I will not disclose. The story is set in a small village in Australia, in which an innocent by standard is inadvertently drawn into a web of sex, drugs, money, and murder. These are all elements that make a good action film. The acting is very well done, the photography and direction are excellent, and Emma Boothe is really sexy. The film received a standing ovation in East Hampton NY, it should hopefully get a wide release *****


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