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Kaw (2007)

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A small town is attack by ravens and doesn't know why the ravens are working together.

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... Wayne
... Clyde
... Cynthia
... Doc
... Oskar
... Betty (as Michelle Duquet)
... Stan
Vladimir Bondarenko ... Jacob
... Gretchen
... Doris
Emma Knight ... Connie
... Emma
... Luanne
... Tricia
... John
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On the last working day of Sheriff Wayne, his small town is attacked by blood thirsty ravens that eat human flesh. Meanwhile his wife Cynthia visits a farm where a Mennonite family lives to say farewell to her friend Gretchen and discloses a dark secret about the origin of the fierce ravens. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Objects in the mirror may be closer and more terrifying than they appear. See more »


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Rated R for some gory images | See all certifications »

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7 April 2007 (USA)  »

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A Morte Veste de Negro  »

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The main goof of this movie is that although someone calls the birds 'crows' early in the movie, that person is corrected and told that they are ravens. No, most of the birds were in fact crows. The bird in question was a crow. There were very few actual ravens shown. See more »

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No animals or birds were harmed in the production of this motion picture. See more »

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References The Birds (1963) See more »

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Pretty decent... for a Sci Fi movie
7 April 2007 | by See all my reviews

I don't feel like wasting much of my time writing a long, in-depth review on a film such as Kaw, a Sci-Fi Original Movie, so let me get straight to the details here: This film is about a pack rabid birds (Supposedly just ravens, but it's pretty obvious that they have a mixture of ravens and crows in the there) that terrorize a town for a reason not revealed until near the end, and most of the film is spent following several people who meet up in the end, simply running from the creatures. It's really as simple and ridiculous as that.

But, I don't think I've enjoyed a Sci-Fi movie as much as Kaw since the should-be cult-classic Alien Apocalypse (Starring Bruce Campbell) or the amazingly bad Nature Unleashed: Tornado. Yes, it has its mass of flaws including very mediocre CGI (a commonface among Sci-Fi movies), an uninteresting and generic plot/story, and an extremely lame, clichéd ending for the genre. But... I will go as far as to say the acting was pretty good/mediocre, but never laughably bad; an oddity with Sci-Fi movies. Same thing goes with the diologue which proved to be believable and somewhat interesting on occasion.

Even though the movie doesn't have any 'scary' scenes (as expected), I was surprised to find that it did, however, have a few slightly intense moments here and there that had me creep towards my TV, as well as a good amount of blood and gore that was seemingly well-done.

Overall, Kaw is a decent film for the Sci-Fi channel. Usually these movies end up being complete unbearable disasters, but this one was, to some extent, entertaining; I enjoyed watching this on my Saturday night where I didn't have much else to do, and I'd say it was worth watching. My Sci-Fi Channel Original Picture score for Kaw makes an easy 7/10, but my real score is shown above.


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