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Kill Theory (2009)

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Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.

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Chris Moore

Writer:

Kelly C. Palmer (as Kelly Palmer)
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Credited cast:
Don McManus ... Dr. Karl Truftin
Ryanne Duzich ... Amber
Teddy Dunn ... Brent
Daniel Franzese ... Freddy
Agnes Bruckner ... Jennifer
Patrick John Flueger ... Michael (as Patrick Flueger)
Steffi Wickens ... Nicole
Theo Rossi ... Carlos
Taryn Manning ... Alex
Kevin Gage ... The Killer
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A group of college students visit a secluded vacation home to celebrate their upcoming graduation. The fun doesn't last long when a sadistic psychopath forces them to participate in his deadly contest. The rules are simple -- in order to survive they must kill each other. As tension builds, and relationships begin to crumble, they realize that only one can make it out alive. Could you trust your boyfriend? Your girlfriend? Your best friend? Only one can go home. So who will be the last man or woman standing? Written by Anonymous

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Would You Kill Your Best Friends In Order To Survive? See more »

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Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The film was shot in the Cheyenne Studios (now operating as Fantastic Lane) - 27567 Fantastic Lane in Castaic, California and in New Orleans, Louisiana. See more »

Goofs

When the group first finds Nicole's body she has duct tape over her mouth (just as she does in the video). The camera angle changes to the group then back to Nicole and the tape is gone. See more »

Connections

References Scarface (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

My Lunatic Friends
Written by Gregory P. Brown
Performed by Deathray
Produced by Eric Valentine
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The Kill Theory and the Awful Practice
18 June 2009 | by razvan_alexandruSee all my reviews

I have on occasions come across reasonable, enjoyable slashers ("Midnight Meat Train" and "All The Boys Love Mandy Lane" to name the first I could think of). This was certainly not the case with this one. Not by a long shot. Poor direction, laughable script, awful, plain awful acting. In spite of a potentially generous premise (demented killer doing none of the dirty work but instead relying upon victims to turn against one another), Kill Theory is nothing but a 75 min long streak of fits of hysteria and oh so much yelling and cursing. No tension, no build-up, no plot twists, nothing that can render such a movie interesting. Then again, it's got gore, that'll probably do for some.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 January 2009 (Russia) See more »

Also Known As:

Killers See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$397,941
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Dolby Digital

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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