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Pernicious (2014)

Not Rated | | Horror, Thriller | 20 February 2015 (USA)
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It was supposed to be an adventure of a lifetime as three young girls spend the summer in Thailand. But their adventure quickly becomes a nightmare when the trio unleashes the spirit of a murdered child with only one thing on her mind - revenge.
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Credited cast:
Ciara Hanna ... Alex
Emily O'Brien ... Julia
Jackie Moore ... Rachel
Russell Geoffrey Banks Russell Geoffrey Banks ... Colin
Byron Gibson ... Byron
Jack Prinya Jack Prinya ... Male Nurse
Sohanne Bengana Sohanne Bengana ... Vlad
Jared Cohn ... Shane
Sara Malakul Lane ... Samorn
Wallop Terathong Wallop Terathong ... Sang
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Flint Bangkok Flint Bangkok ... Shopkeeper 2
Irada Hoyos Irada Hoyos ... Vanida
Warakorn Jitpat Warakorn Jitpat ... Shopkeeper
Thanchanok Kaewta Thanchanok Kaewta ... Isra
Alexandra Merle ... Streetwalker
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Three young, beautiful girls arrive in Thailand to teach English for the summer, some with noble intentions and some just wanting an adventure, but none were prepared for the massacre that awaited them. The nightmare begins when their new friends go missing, vivid bloody dreams haunt their sleep and a stolen statue leads them down a dark path into Thai folklore and magic that has been long forgotten. Their situation continues to become worse once they realize it's not WHAT that is haunting them but WHO: an eight-year girl, brutally murdered and sacrificed by her family decades ago who wants nothing more than to watch them bleed. This is not a story about redemption. This is not a story about good versus evil. This is not a story about the will to survive. This is a story about Vanida - a child viciously tortured by her own family, who will stop at nothing for revenge - one appendage at a time. Written by Rachvin Narula

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Evil Never Dies, It Waits

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Horror | Thriller

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bad amateurish movie
20 June 2015 | by rasull-ramadSee all my reviews

i watched it because the movie poster boasts some respectable endorsements. Then the movie starts... its all downhill from here. wait its in digital.. a HDcam movie. As soon as the opening starts, you feel kinda nauseous. Something felt amiss. It doesn't feel normal. Not movie like. The amateurish camera angle gave it away. Amateurish editing inter-cutting with the drone cam really shows that this guy doesn't know his stuff. BTW, the overhead shot really sucks. The opening scenes where you see the actresses talking without audio should really tell you of what is to come. Its like someone forgets to record the sound. The movie really got worst. I could not get past the first 8 minute. Felt sorry for the actresses for believing in the director.


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USA | Thailand

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English

Release Date:

20 February 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Зловредная See more »

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Bangkok, Thailand See more »

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