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Hobo with a Shotgun (2011)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Horror | 12 May 2011 (Netherlands)
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A homeless vigilante blows away crooked cops, pedophile Santas, and other scumbags with his trusty pump-action shotgun.

Director:

Jason Eisener

Writer:

John Davies
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rutger Hauer ... Hobo
Pasha Ebrahimi ... Bumfight Filmmaker
Robb Wells ... Logan (as Rob Wells)
Brian Downey ... Drake
Gregory Smith ... Slick
Nick Bateman ... Ivan / Rip
Drew O'Hara Drew O'Hara ... Otis
Molly Dunsworth ... Abby
Jeremy Akerman ... Chief of Police
Andre Haines Andre Haines ... Large Man
Agnes M. Laan Agnes M. Laan ... Prostitute (as Agnes Laan)
Duane Patterson Duane Patterson ... Pimp
Brian Jamieson ... Santa
Tim Dunn Tim Dunn ... Store Clerk
Glen Matthews Glen Matthews ... Gang Leader
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Storyline

A vigilante homeless man pulls into a new city and finds himself trapped in urban chaos, a city where crime rules and where the city's crime boss reigns. Seeing an urban landscape filled with armed robbers, corrupt cops, abused prostitutes and even a pedophile Santa, the Hobo goes about bringing justice to the city the best way he knows how - with a 20-gauge shotgun. Mayhem ensues when he tries to make things better for the future generation. Street justice will indeed prevail. Written by Greg Guy

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Delivering justice, one shell at a time...


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 2011 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Hobo with a Shotgun See more »

Filming Locations:

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,046, 8 May 2011

Gross USA:

$703,372

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$748,453
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The bulk of this film was shot with a hand-held camera. See more »

Goofs

When the bearded doctor is hanged, his blue medical scrubs are clean and whole when they should be blood-stained and torn (as they were a moment earlier) from having the back of his leg sliced. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Hobo: Spare some change?
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Crazy Credits

Special Thanks To: For ungodly inspiration, Ronnie's Pizza See more »

Connections

References The Toxic Avenger (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Liebesthema / Überfall Auf Die Kutsche
Composed by Michael Holm
Publishing and all rights by Autobahn Musik GmbH
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Fun gore
8 January 2018 | by mauroartistaSee all my reviews

This is a explotaition film. So basicly their gimmick is using blood and guts, if you are not into thath I wouldn't find a reason to watch this movie. The whole tone of the movie is well defined by the artowrk and title of it.

The whole plot is really cartoon-ish, you have good guys and you have bad guys, no grey area characters, but I said before, you should know what you are getting with a title like that and with the trailer. Having said that, this film is really entretaining, has some fun scenes, funny dialogue. creative deaths and lots of quotable bits. Seeing the evollution of a whole town is really interesting as well.

With Hobo With a Shotgun you pretty much know what you are getting from the title alone, don't expect anything midblowing. but if you are into this kind of thing you will really enjoy the ride.


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