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As Good as Dead (2010)

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Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies ... See full summary »

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Jonathan Mossek

Writers:

Erez Mossek (screenplay), Eve Pomerance (screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Andie MacDowell ... Helen Kalahan
Cary Elwes ... Ethan Belfrage
Frank Whaley ... Aaron
Matt Dallas ... Jake
Nicole Ansari-Cox ... Kate Belfrage (as Nicole Ansari)
Brian Cox ... Reverend Kalahan
Clark Middleton ... Seth
Emma Kantor Emma Kantor ... Sarah
Juliette Bennett ... Erica
Nasry Malak Nasry Malak ... Moe
Crispian Belfrage ... Brian Shepherd
Claudine Oriol ... Marsha
J.W. Cortes ... Cop
Laurence Covington ... Cop #2
Mario D'Leon ... Titus
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Storyline

Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies quickly reveals that they may have the wrong man, which puts them on a path toward a shocking twist. Written by AGAD

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Can you escape your past?

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Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, language and some drug content | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 October 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Casi muerto See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,494, 10 October 2010, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,200,000, 10 October 2010
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Nicole Ansari-Cox's character plays the ex wife of Cary Elwes character. In real life, she is wife to Brian Cox. See more »

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Amazing Grace
Written by John Newman
Performed by Sofia Karstens
Courtesy of TMXMG, LLC Records
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Twisted
15 June 2010 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

It's nice to see Frank Whaley in this one. If you only know him from the Kevin Spacey movie (Swimming with Sharks), you might be in for a surprise. He is really versatile, a great actor. While Cary Elwes is the protagonist, Frank kinda steals the show. Not that Cary isn't "good" in this, it's just the Frank show.

I don't tend to write anything about the story or the plot, because I don't want to spoil anything and in this case here, writing a little bit about it, would spoil quite a bit about the movie. What I can and will say though is, that contrary to another reviewer here, I didn't like the opening scene. Not because of the actors, but it just didn't feel right. It's a scene, you have seen quite a few times done before and even Brian Cox, an amazing actor, can't help it. The scene just doesn't work for me. But of course, it's a pivotal scene to the movie.

In hindsight, there are many things that work quite nice and don't fall apart, if you know what the movie is all about. The problem is, you might kinda feel where this is going. Especially if you've seen a few movies, that deal with similar issues.


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