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Excision (2012)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror | 2 November 2012 (UK)
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A disturbed and delusional high school student with aspirations of a career in medicine goes to extremes to earn the approval of her controlling mother.

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Richard Bates Jr.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
AnnaLynne McCord ... Pauline
Roger Bart ... Bob
Ariel Winter ... Grace
Traci Lords ... Phyllis
Matthew Gray Gubler ... Mr. Claybaugh
Jeremy Sumpter ... Adam
Matthew Fahey ... Nathan
Sidney Franklin ... Timothy
Molly McCook ... Natalie
Natalie Dreyfuss ... Abigail
John Waters ... William
Malcolm McDowell ... Mr. Cooper
Marlee Matlin ... Amber
Cole Bernstein ... Kimberly
Cameron Allen Cameron Allen ... Young Pauline
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Storyline

This film is about Pauline, a young woman (18yo) who lives with her family and her younger sister Grace who has Cystic Fibrosis. Pauline has some delusions of being a great surgeon, and she also has some horrific dreams that she actually finds "stimulating" to say the least. Her family put up with her delusions and her school classmates find her annoying. But as this is all happening around her she has a plan, a plan that will leave them all shocked, and some people may not survive. Written by Michael Hallows Eve

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Taglines:

Heal the sickness.

Genres:

Drama | Horror

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 November 2012 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Chirurgiczna precyzja See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. See more »

Quotes

Pauline: I'm ready to lose my virginity. It's a common misconception that having intercourse during menstruation is unhealthy. When I lose my virginity, I want to be on my period.
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References Criminal Minds (2005) See more »

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Wild Failure
Performed by White Lung
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not for the faint hearted
4 October 2012 | by lil_dude6666See all my reviews

Overall i thought this film was superb! The acting was outstanding by AnnaLynne Mccord and Traci Lords who made the film well worth a watch. If you like your strange/obscene movies this is one definitely to watch. There are bound to be some negative reviews of this movie but trust me when i say this take no notice. If there is one criticism it would have to be the ending of the movie but i wont go into detail as don't want to spoil it for potential viewers. The director of the movie has made a fantastic movie especially for his debut and this will hopefully not be his only movie, i cant wait for the next movie of his! Overall strange, weird, exciting movie so give it a watch.


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