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Hidden in the Woods (2012)

En las afueras de la ciudad (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Horror | 6 March 2014 (Chile)
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Ater their abusive father is jailed, two sisters being raised in a remote area of Chile find they have to answer to their uncle, a drug kingpin who wants his missing product back.

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Ana
Carolina Retamal ...
Ana - Child
Josefa Mora ...
Anny - Baby
Daniel Antivilo ...
Father
Carmen Paz ...
Mother
Emilia Cárdenas ...
Anny - Age 10
Camila Navarrete ...
Ana - Age 10
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Uncle Costelo (as Serge François Soto)
Boris Vasquez ...
Costelo's Driver
Luis Vasquez ...
Costelo's Assistent
José Hernandez ...
Manuel
Carolina Escobar ...
Anny
Pedro Pérez ...
Police Officer
Nicole Pérez ...
Policewoman
Yuri Caceres ...
Man
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The story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to worse when the girls must answer to their Uncle Costello, a psychotic drug kingpin, who shows up looking for his missing merchandise which is hidden in the woods. Written by Tio Costelo

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Hidden in the Woods  »

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The first Chilean film to be shown at Film 4 FrightFest in London, England. See more »

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Remade as Hidden in the Woods (2014) See more »

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Cradle Song (Op.49, No.4) (Brahms' Lullaby)
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Some things should stay hidden
19 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

It seems like the US will remake anything these days. I almost wish they use the subtitles from this movie for their script. Actually better not, because one comedy is enough. It's also what the director said before the screening started. He didn't see it as grim, but more as a fun movie. There's a different view on things. Unless those mentioned subtitles were not an accident, but supposed to sound ridiculous.

But it's not only those things that are more than weird. It's the story too. The main villainous guy is kinda funny, but underused. The father (a person of mixed morality, if you're being nice to the character) is plain bad and the girls don't seem to be able to act, if their lives depended on it (which coincidently it does).

The other reviewer (up to this point) must have been to another screening at Frightfest. Or was it another dimension? I couldn't tell, but I only heard negative feedback to this movie (apart from the woman that really asked that question at the Q&A but got the "appropriate" reaction from the crowd -> laughter and disbelief). I almost envy this person and wish I was there to experience the movie he has seen. It sounds great ... unfortunately the one I watched, wasn't.


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