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The Road (2011)

R | | Crime, Drama, Horror | 11 May 2012 (USA)
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A 12 year old cold case is reopened when three teens are missing in an old abandoned road where a gruesome murder is left undiscovered for three decades.

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Carmina Villaroel ...
Carmela
Marvin Agustin ...
Boy's Father
Rhian Ramos ...
Ate Lara
TJ Trinidad ...
Luis
Barbie Forteza ...
Ella
Alden Richards ...
Teenage Luis
Louise de los Reyes ...
Joy
Derrick Monasterio ...
Brian
Lexi Fernandez ...
Janine
Ynna Asistio ...
Martha
Renz Valerio ...
Boy Luis
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Sisters' Mom
John Regala ...
Chief
Allan Paule ...
Greg
Lloyd Samartino ...
Ella's Father
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A twelve year old cold case is reopened when three teens are missing in an abandoned road. In the course of the investigation, deeper and gruesome stories of abduction and murders are discovered. After more than two decades, the secrets of the haunted road may finally be revealed. Written by Anonymous

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THE ROAD - a very well done Pinoy in it's level
27 July 2012 | by (Philippines) – See all my reviews

THE ROAD was somewhat great in a mediocre way.

The story was beyond compelling and interesting. Critics says that the movie is scary but I disagree. The movie wasn't scary, it was just creepy and mind-disturbing.

The 3 parts of the movie, which is in backwards chronology, will keep you up in your seat. But to enjoy this movie, you have to be a keen observer about the details of the story.

Some says that the movie was a big plot hole, but it's not.

If you're filipino like me, you would relate to the story and not say that it's a plot hole. You just need to understand the movie more. There was no plot hole. Every question of the movie was answered in the end.

It was scary though, for filipinos like me, because mostly everyday, these things happen to us (people get lost, get killed, they turn to ghost and stuff) because in Philippines, we do believe in this stuff and there are big chances for these things to happen to us because Philippines is one big ball of mischief and horror. the script and the acting were both mediocre and a little bit lousy,

Overall, the movie was great, the story was well build, the cinematography was beyond amazing and the movie itself was in a powerful premise which was powerful enough to compel foreign viewers.

I give this movie a decent 7 out of 10


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