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The Wind (2018)

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A plains-woman faces the harshness and isolation of the untamed land in the Western frontier of the late 1800s.

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Emma Tammi
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Credited cast:
Miles Anderson ... The Reverend
Caitlin Gerard ... Lizzy Macklin
Julia Goldani Telles ... Emma Harper
Dylan McTee ... Gideon Harper
Martin C Patterson ... Eli
Ashley Zukerman ... Isaac Macklin
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A supernatural thriller set in the Western frontier of the late 1800s, The Wind stars Caitlin Gerard (INSIDIOUS: THE LAST KEY) as a plains-woman driven mad by the harshness and isolation of the untamed land. The film is directed by Emma Tammi, written by Teresa Sutherland and stars Gerard, Ashley Zukerman, and Julia Goldani Telles. It was produced by Soapbox Films and Divide/Conquer.

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horror western | folk horror | See All (2) »

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It never stops.

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Horror | Western

Certificate:

R

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 April 2019 (USA) See more »

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Gross USA:

$28,252, 18 April 2019
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Color

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2.39:1
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Trivia

Despite rumors, this film has no connection towards Lillian Gish's 1928 classic "The Wind" other than its title and prairie setting. See more »

Goofs

At the 11.28-minute time mark: Elisabeth is attacked by wolves and it's daytime, the sun is up (it might be around midday). To get away from them, she takes shelter in her cabin and shoots them through the door. Immediately she peeps through the hole in the door caused by the bullet and it's clearly dusk. See more »

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Remake of The Wind (1928) See more »

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6.5 Stars
10 April 2019 | by foutainoflifeSee all my reviews

This is a psychological horror film about a woman homesteading in the late 1800's. It's a lot of work, isolation and tragedies, with no one to turn to. The horror is found in the sanity one can sustain in these conditions.

This wasn't awful but it moves really slow. I think that it did a decent job building the suspense to match the pace. The main actress did a decent enough job in her roll but it isn't something that is going to blow you away.

One of the best things about this was the ominous atmosphere. In my opinion, it was a character all it's own. The story is kinda vague but it is meant to be taken at face value and really tries to pull you into what is going on in that moment. Don't get me wrong. The entire film is guided by flashbacks they just don't have a lot of depth.

There isn't a lot of blood, guts and gore. It is very much a movie filled with paranoia and the disconnecting of reality. I probably won't watch it again but It was an ok flick.


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