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The Caretaker -- As a wave of vampirism sweeps the world, a small but discordant group hole up in a country mansion in Victoria, Australia. A vampire, who has also occupied the mansion, offers them a deal: if they protect him from humans during the day, he'll protect them


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  (in credits order)

Anna Burgess ... Annie
Clint Dowdell ... Guy
Colin MacPherson ... Lester

Lee Mason ... Ron
Mark White ... Dr. Ford Grainger
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kerri-Anne Baker ... The Doctor
Christopher John Cole ... Patron
Tim Jarred ... Lone boy

Directed by
Tom Conyers 
Produced by
Tom Conyers .... executive producer
Mark White .... executive producer
Cinematography by
Matt Wood 
Film Editing by
Tom Conyers 
Set Decoration by
Jessica Moran 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Steve Jablonski .... first assistant director
Art Department
Jessica Moran .... assistant property master
Jessica Moran .... props
Sound Department
Chris Bond .... boom operator
Steven Bond .... sound designer
Steven Bond .... sound recordist
Visual Effects by
Andrew Knight .... digital compositor
Camera and Electrical Department
Mark Morris .... director of photography: second unit
Johnson Qiao .... assistant camera (second unit)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jessica Moran .... wardrobe
Other crew
Jessica Brookman .... script editor

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Worst than being bitten by a dozen vampires at once., 6 December 2013
Author: Rich Wright

On and on this film went, long past the point where I cared about it, until a sort of numbness crept in, where you really start to notice the world around you in your front room. Like: When was the last I hoovered the floor, or that wonky picture needs to be straightened. In the end, I just fidgeted around on my phone, as the lifeless (no pun intended there) characters met their respective fates and the ordeal was over. If the fact that I had more than one eye off the screen during the last 40 minutes means you ignore my review, then so help me... I don't give a hoot.

It's just a badly written, wretchedly edited, poorly acted piece of... dung which is NEVER scary, about from the implied idea that it was worth releasing in this condition. There is not one aspect of it which is worthwhile, and the only reason I haven't scored it less is when I compare it to some of the VERY worst horror movies I've seen, it's not QUITE as horrendous as that. This is hardly a recommendation, though. Steer well clear. 2/10

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