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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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Cast

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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Trever O'Brien
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Storyline

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 »

Genres:

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 January 2009 (Russia) See more »

Also Known As:

Killers See more »

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Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Taryn manning and Theo Rossi are also in Sons of Anarchy together. See more »

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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 »

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Features Gears of War (2006) See more »

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My Lunatic Friends
Written by Gregory P. Brown
Performed by Deathray
Produced by Eric Valentine
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What would have been big in the 90s seems deja vu here.
27 March 2010 | by mdnobles19See all my reviews

I thought this was decent and better than expected bloody thriller with solid acting but this horror theme is very tiresome and recycled now and is no longer thrilling or scary. I thought it was well paced and had ordinary but very brutal kills but what really stands out in this movie and what makes it interesting is the psychological mind games the characters play on each other and the hard decisions they make in order to survive this twisted cat and mouse game. This is pretty much survival of the fittest for the slasher crowd with a mix of Saw, Scream and Battle Royale but less inventive because in the end nothing really stands out in this and is a forgettable throw away. I does have better production values than previous slashers from after dark horrorfest but like most movies from that fest you won't even remember the name of it in a few years. Overall it had an intriguing tagline, decent but as expected leads, ruthless violence and a harsh psychological, cat and mouse game the characters are forced to play and the final twist which is both the highlight of this otherwise forgettable thriller. Worth at least a rental but not a must see.


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