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Undertow

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Undertow

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
107 minutes
Wide Release Date:
10/22/04
performer:
Jamie Bell, Josh Lucas, Dermot Mulroney, Devon Alan, Shiri Appleby
director:
David Gordon Green
distributor:
United Artists (MGM)
author:
David Gordon Green
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B-

In a hick-trash setting that suggests Faulkner by way of Texas Chainsaw, a delinquent (Jamie Bell) incurs the wrath of his redneck uncle (Josh Lucas). David Gordon Green has made an art film posing as a backwoods gothic thriller.