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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Mark Wheaton
Graham Bell
John Corbett
Dylan McDermott
Penelope Ann Miller
Directors
Oxide Pang Chun
Danny Pang
Screenwriters
Stuart Beattie
Todd Farmer
Running Time
90 mins. minutes

The Messengers
Dark clouds, farmhouses, kids, ghosts... you know the drill


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The Messengers

Plot
With the arrival of an unexplained darkness over a normally sunny North Dakota farm, the Solomon family begins to crumble and implode with suspicion and murder.


Verdict
It's like a movie premonition — you've seen it all before — and, while the Pangs can compose a frosty, stylised visual, this is harmless, gutless stuff.


Reviewed by Simon Crook

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