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Father Jack is imprisoned for a crime that he has committed. The inmates suspect him of paedophilia and begin to persuade his teenage cellmate of this. His true crime is confessed to a prison guard with whom Jack has fallen in love.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Brocklebank ... Jack
Garry Summers ... Martin
Bernie Hodges ... Max
Wayne Virgo Wayne Virgo ... Rook
Alice Keates Alice Keates ... Heather
David Jones David Jones ... Father Elliot
Jonathan Blake Jonathan Blake ... Head Guard
Chris Bowden Chris Bowden ... Lead Thug
Chris Bowden Chris Bowden ... Lead Thug
Simon Pearce ... Danny
Max McCormack-Gray Max McCormack-Gray ... Danny Aged 7
Adam Young Adam Young ... Nurse
Richard Chan Richard Chan ... Property Guard
Patricia Prior Patricia Prior ... Nun
Oliver Park ... Prisoner
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Father Jack is imprisoned for a crime that he has committed. The inmates suspect him of paedophilia and begin to persuade his teenage cellmate of this. His true crime is confessed to a prison guard with whom Jack has fallen in love.

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Drama | Romance

Certificate:

R

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Megváltás See more »

Filming Locations:

Bristol, England, UK

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$35,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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Amateurish and not even worth viewing as a rental
6 October 2010 | by chunwangnycSee all my reviews

Terrible acting, uninviting characters (or more so stereotyped caricatures), awful camera work, contrived and completely unbelievable plot, tacky music, poor flow of scene transitions, the list just goes on... It makes a artsy fartsy high school film project seem more sophisticated in comparison. I was not sure if I was enduring an intended cheap, bad soap opera imitation exploiting on gay, religious, and prison themes just to attract certain groups of audience. This is basically artistic masturbation without any regard to giving the audience a involving story telling experience. My friend and I finally walked out after 30 minutes of this awful, awful movie, and we felt we should have been paid to endure this torturous bad film, instead of us paying to see it!


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