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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Bill Sage
Ambyr Childers
Julia Garner
Directors
Jim Mickle
Screenwriters
Jim Mickle
Nick Damici
Running Time
103 minutes

We Are What We Are
North American Scum


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We Are What We Are

Plot
Outwardly friendly, the Parker family, led by dad Frank (Sage), conceal some dark secrets. Their determination to maintain the traditions of their forebears is brought into stark, violent relief when a deluge engulfs their small town.


Verdict
A crunching, visceral transplant for this cannibal tale from its urban Mexican setting to an American milieu.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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