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Meeting Evil (2012)

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John is taken on a murder-fueled ride by a mysterious stranger that transforms the weak-willed, disillusioned husband and father into a desperate hero willing to go to any length to protect his family.

Director:

Chris Fisher

Writers:

Thomas Berger (novel), Chris Fisher
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Luke Wilson ... John Felton
Samuel L. Jackson ... Richie
Leslie Bibb ... Joanie Felton
Peyton List ... Tammy Strate
Muse Watson ... Frank
Tracie Thoms ... Latisha Rogers
Bret Roberts ... Peter the Pool Guy
Jason Alan Smith ... Trevor
Tina Parker ... Rhonda
Danny Epper Danny Epper ... Redneck Trucker
Ryan Lee ... Scooter (as Ryan Scott Lee)
Sam Robbins Sam Robbins ... John Felton Jr. (as Samuel Robbins)
Gabrielle Harvey Gabrielle Harvey ... Sam Felton
Danny Hanemann Danny Hanemann ... Bartender
Allie McConnell Allie McConnell ... Gas Station Attendant
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Storyline

Real estate agent John's down on his luck: it's his birthday, and he's been just fired, his house is in foreclosure, and his marriage is going downhill. He had an argument with his wife, Joanie and an she's taken their kids. Out of the blue, a stranger knocks and asks for help. Richie says his car's not starting, so John helps pushing it, but hurts his leg, and Richie offers to take him to hospital. On their way, John realises Richie's a psychopath on a killing spree Richie releases John on the road and tells him he'll pay a visit to Joanie and his children. Meanwhile, detectives Frank & Rodgers suspect John's the actual serial killer, and they pressure Joanie to tell them where John might be. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Evil Comes Knocking


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violent content and language | See all certifications »

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Goofs

During the police line-up the main character played by Luke Wilson is seen 2 times at the utmost right of the line of 5 people and 1 time at the utmost left of that line. See more »

Quotes

Richie: Stop trying to figure me out. I got my own ideas.
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You Get To Me
(uncredited)
Performed by Minnie Jones & The Minuettes
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Great move for a Sunday Night
30 June 2012 | by mork_blasphemySee all my reviews

I just knew that this movie went straight to DVD and I sure can't understand why!!I saw some reviews that were saying that they didn't understand what was going on as being a bad thing,well in this case it wasn't cause it was the purpose of the movie,it was to make you wonder what was going on,and put your imagination to work. The acting was very very good,there were no weak actors ,the plot was brilliant in my opinion and the ending was also very good,leaving space to the watcher to take its own conclusions despite the one given by the story itself!! This movie kept me watching really wanting to know what was gonna happen next and it was extremely entretaining,which is what i look for in movies!! (Don't think bad of the review cause there are a few mistakes in it,English is not my first language)!!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 March 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Destrehan, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$181, 6 May 2012

Gross USA:

$525

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$525
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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