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Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet (2009)

R | | Horror | 10 October 2009 (USA)
A group of teenagers celebrating the anniversary of the death of a local axe murderer suddenly find themselves face to face with the realities of this haunting urban legend.

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Frank Sabatella

Writers:

Elke Blasi (screenplay), Frank Sabatella
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bill Moseley ... Graveyard Gus
Danielle Harris ... Alissa
Nate Dushku ... Alex
Samantha Siong ... Mary Hatchet (as Samantha Facchi)
Anthony Marks ... Chris
Billy Magnussen ... Eric
Alissa Dean ... Nicole
Maryam Basir ... Jen
Samantha Hahn ... Lanie
Michael Wartella ... Gibbz
Patricia Raven Patricia Raven ... Young Mary Hatchet
Connor Fox ... Katz
Russell Dennis Lewis ... Tim (as Russell Lewis)
Rich Ceraulo Ko ... Corey (as Rich Ceraulo)
Garett Stevens Garett Stevens ... Huey
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A group of teenagers celebrating Blood Night, the anniversary of the death of a local axe murderer, Mary Hatchet, suddenly find themselves face to face with the realities of her haunting. As they run from the bloody rampage left behind they'll need to survive the night to expose the truth behind the legend of Bloody Mary. Written by Elizabeth Obermeier, Marketing Manager

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Will you make it through the night?

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Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong bloody horror violence, sexual content, nudity, language and teen partying | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 October 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet See more »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Despite Blood Night being a tale about Long Island, shot in Long Island with a cast and crew of many Long Islanders, production was not always welcome in the area. The production team was frequently harassed, fined and eventually sued by the mayor of the town who did not want a horror movie being filmed there. See more »

Goofs

In the montage after the sanitarium murders, the first newspaper says that Mary murdered her family on August 4, 1892. The rest are August 4, 1985. See more »

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References Platoon (1986) See more »

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Blood Night
Performed by Saigon
Produced by Brainstorm
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A welcoming retro feel!
13 October 2009 | by AlbertoSee all my reviews

I attended Spooky Empire this past weekend, and like every year, I get to watch new horror films..some mainstream, mostly independent. And this year was no exception... out of the four films I saw...Blood Night was the best one, hands down. You know, all these horror films want to bring back the "fun 80's vibe", and this film is no exception. The only difference is that it succeeds!

"Blood Night" has great acting from everyone involved, but Danielle Harris stands out..absolutely adorable and one hell of a job. I'm not gonna sit here and tell you what the film's about, I'm sure you read the overview. It was fun, very well paced, the gore was awesome, and there's a great twist that I REALLY wanna talk about, but it's such an important part in the film that I just can't do it.


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