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Bad Frank (2017)

TV-MA | | Drama, Thriller | 3 July 2017 (USA)
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Frank Pierce leads a seemingly normal life, but when a disturbing past reemerges & something precious is taken from him, his mask of sanity loosens & unearths the urge to be violent once again.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Interdonato ... Frank Pierce
Amanda Clayton ... Gina Pierce
Tom Sizemore ... Mickey Duro
Brandon Heitkamp ... Travis Lugar
Russ Russo ... Niko Scarpezzi
Brian O'Halloran ... Donny Shakes
Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini ... Charlie Pierce
Lynn Mancinelli ... Crystal Duro
Paola Grande Paola Grande ... Veronica
Nino Bless Nino Bless ... Dash
Kirk Ponton ... Dante
Mu-Shaka Benson ... Lennox
Joe Sernio ... Joe
Laeticia Harrison-Roberts Laeticia Harrison-Roberts ... Tiffany
Fiona Hardingham ... Chloe


Frank Pierce leads a seemingly normal life, but when a disturbing past reemerges & something precious is taken from him, his mask of sanity loosens & unearths the urge to be violent once again.

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Release Date:

3 July 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Last Outpost See more »

Filming Locations:

Mendham, New Jersey, USA

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While far from great, its economy is impressive
4 August 2017 | by MartinHaferSee all my reviews

Despite my middling grade of C, I was very impressed with "Bad Frank". After all, the film was very quickly made and only cost a paltry $80,000!! It is clearly a great example of getting a lot for very little…something many filmmakers could stand to learn.

When the film begins, Frank is a highly stressed but happy guy. He has a very beautiful wife, a job and life is good. However, there also are signs that Frank is on the edge…and he could easily be pushed over it. To make matters worse, he's been prescribed something, presumably for his anger, and the doctor's office is giving him crap about when he can see the doctor. He wants to see the doctor now…the receptionist isn't about to make an exception… even if he's now out of meds.

In the midst of this tense situation, Frank and a friend of his witness a brutal multiple murder committed by Frank's old 'buddies'….and soon they make it very clear that unless Frank keeps his mouth shut he's a dead man. And, to make this clear, they kidnap his innocent wife…sending Frank on a binge of ultra-violent behavior.

I liked the acting and direction in this picture. For $80,000, it should have been horrible but wasn't. The story was also reminiscent of "Taken" but had enough different about it to make it worth seeing… for some people. This is where the problem is…the film is incredibly violent and features a bit of sexual violence as well… and at times was hard to watch. Plus, unlike what I expected, by the end of the film Frank was pretty much a monster as well and it was hard to root for anyone. It's certainly not a picture to show your kids, your mother or Father O'Malley if he happens to stop by for a visit. But, in spite of this, I cannot help but admire the filmmakers for what they achieved.

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