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Against the Dark (2009)

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Katana master Tao leads a special ops squad of ex-military vigilantes on a massacre mission, their target: vampires on an post apocalyptic globe. Tao is the survivors' only hope and he knows the only cure is execution.

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Richard Crudo
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steven Seagal ... Tao
Tanoai Reed ... Tagart
Jenna Harrison ... Dorothy
Danny Midwinter ... Morgan
Emma Catherwood Emma Catherwood ... Amelia
Stephen Hagan ... Ricky
Daniel Percival Daniel Percival ... Dylan
Skye Bennett ... Charlotte
Tania Dobre Tania Dobre ... Attendant #1
Mihaela Constantin Mihaela Constantin ... Attendant #2
Linden Ashby ... Cross
Keith David ... Lt. Waters
Clay Donahue Fontenot Clay Donahue Fontenot ... Harrington
Stephen Haynes ... Soldier
Stefan Iancu ... Young Boy
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Storyline

When most of the population of Earth is infected with a virus and transformed into flesh eaters and blood drinking creatures, a group of hunters led by Tao chases the vampire zombies to eliminate them. Six non-infected survivors try to find the exit of an abandoned hospital crowded with the infected creatures, and Tao and his group help them. Meanwhile, the military command is ready to bomb the area and wipe it from the map. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

He lives by the sword. They will die by it.


Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA | Romania

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Last Night See more »

Filming Locations:

Romania See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$83,054
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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Steven Segal only appears in the movie for 24 minutes, the rest of the scenes were from his body/stunt double, who appears in the majority of the movie. See more »

Goofs

The camera crane is reflected on the side of the car in the last shot of the film. See more »

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[first lines]
Amelia: [voice-over] Once the infection hit, there was little time to react.
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Horrible
12 February 2009 | by tardigrade81See all my reviews

Well I watched this movie last night with my girlfriend.... And Ill say right now one reason it might have seemed worse to me is because I was watching it with my girlfriend and she sat there the hole time saying how bad it was, and how much weight Seagal has put on lol. HOWEVER this movie straight up was just horrible.

I am a huge fan of Seagal HUGE... I even liked some of his movies most people didn't, like Mercenary For Justice, Shadown Man, and Attack Force... lol OK jk about the last one.

But this movie........ there just was nothing good about it. It started off VERY boring, showing these people walking through a hospital and the one guy who played the Stonner (I thought) did a terrible job of acting. It would show a little piece of Seagal and his crew just to remind you that they are still in the movie... The final I would say... 20 minutes was decent with some good fighting. However the movie was SOOOO dark you couldn't see a thing which was very annoying.

I could get into every single detail, but you catch my drift. This movie (as lots have mentioned) Is NOT a Seagal movie. I actually heard from a few people that he took the script just for fun and support this movie.

Skip this piece of crap and wait for Ruslan to come out, as that actually looks like it could be in comparison to Urban Justice and Pistol Whipped.


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