First screened in January 2006
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Director: Greg McLean. Cast: Nathan Phillips, Cassandra Magrath, Kestie Morassi, John Jarratt. Screenplay: Greg McLean.
Brutal demo of the pure arbitrariness of both evil and survival. Earns grisly images with meticulous all-around craft.
"F" from Cinemascore but bullseye with horror aficionados and a hit with critics. For better or worse, has encouraged other sadists with cameras they might make something good.
Photo © 2005 Dimension Films/Film Finance Corporation/
South Australian Film Corporation/Darclight Films/
403 Productions/The True Crime Channel
Not yet reviewed in full.
(in January 2006: