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Playback (II) (2012)

 -  Horror | Thriller  -  9 March 2012 (USA)
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A cop investigates the case of a missing local teen, though he discovers a dark secret that has been unleashed in his town, and an evil spirit that will stop at nothing to find its heir.

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Chris Safford
Bernard McConnell ...
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Frank Lyons
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Wylie (as Daryl 'Chill' Mitchell)
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When a group of high school students dig into their town's infamous past they unwittingly unlock an Evil that corrupts and destroys them. Possessing its victims through video playback and using them for malevolent purposes, it closes in on one specific soul, threatening to expose the town's deepest, darkest secret. Written by John Gibbons

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Picture. Evil.

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Rated R for bloody violence, sexual content/nudity and some teen partying | See all certifications »

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9 March 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Playback: Bloodline  »

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Budget:

$7,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$252 (USA) (16 March 2012)

Gross:

$252 (USA) (16 March 2012)
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Goofs

When Quinn films himself at the end, the camera pans down from the house to his face. When Julien watches the video, the camera pans up from the ground to Quinn's face. See more »

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References Freaky Friday (1976) See more »

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Acetaminophen
Written by Kristine Flaherty
Performed by K.Flay
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Copy/Pasted and done before
4 February 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

So the first pet peeve i have with movies like this is that 30 year olds play teenagers. C'mon! Furthermore, don't get fooled by the reviews written by people of the production company or "friends of the director", this movie really isn't worth anything more than a 4 to 5.

It's almost becoming an old skool genre too the US version of Japanese horror movies like The Ring and such. Didn't we leave that behind at least 5 years ago.

So here we go again. Mundane and predictable. It's the copy of the copy of the copy and it might be nice as a background movie while you're doing something else but really don't spend a Saturday night on it.


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