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The Truth (2010)

Not Rated | | Thriller | 2010 (USA)
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The Truth is a movie starring John Heard, Brendan Sexton III, and Erin Cardillo. When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated. The wife may, or may not, know the intruder; and the ... See full summary »
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Credited cast:
... Jonathan Davenport
... Gabriel Doyle
... Dana Davenport
... Gabriel's Father
... Gabriel's Mother
... Young Jonathan
Jacob Ochsner ... Young Gabriel
... Veteran Cop
... Rookie Cop
Jenna Brighton ... Secretary
Zoe Taylor ... Jogger
Joel M. Schneider ... Jogger #2
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... Valet Driver
... Newspaper boy
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When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated. The wife may, or may not, know the intruder; and the intruder may, or may not, have previously crossed paths with the husband. Can a couple survive once they have been exposed to each other for who (and for what) they really are? Is the intruder actually there just to rob them? What are they each trying to hide from him and from each other? Written by Anonymous

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This is the first feature film for Director Ryan Barton-Grimley, and Producer A.J. Gordon. See more »

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References Deliverance (1972) See more »

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The Ultimate Movie Review! - http://tss5078.blogspot.com - @tss5078
28 September 2012 | by See all my reviews

The truth is that once you get into this movie, it really isn't bad. This film starts out as awful as can be, and if I wasn't watching it with someone else, I might have turned it off, but it does eventually get much better. In The Truth, three people who don't know each other are connected by things they've done in the past, and of course there is only one way to get them to admit what they've done. When you kidnap them, torture them, and stick a gun in their face's, people tend to become a bit more agreeable. This film is unique because of the varying degree of talent offered by this cast. John Heard is a tremendous guest star and a great secondary character, but as a lead he is ridiculously in over his head. Heard may have taken this role for the paycheck and it shows. The Killing's Brendan Sexton III, on the other hand, basically makes the movie with his outlandish behavior and his cheesy, but hysterical comments. The truth about The Truth, I wouldn't run out and buy it, but if I saw it again on TV, I wouldn't turn it off either. It's pretty well written, the acting isn't terrible, and it has it's moments.


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