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Weirdsville

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Weirdsville

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
90 minutes
Limited Release Date:
10/19/07
performer:
Wes Bentley, Scott Speedman, Taryn Manning
director:
Allan Moyle
distributor:
Magnolia Pictures
author:
80524
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B-

Why haven’t we seen more of Wes Bentley since American Beauty? As the goofy Scooby-Doo to Scott Speedman’s Shaggy, he’s clearly enjoying himself in this druggie black comedy, as one of two addicts who stumble across a Satanic ritual killing while burying their OD’d girl Friday (Taryn Manning) at a drive-in. Half-funny and half-obvious, Weirdsville gets a little tiresomely silly (the army of little people in medieval warfare gear is overload), but Bentley still has a glare that burns through metal, and his rapport with Speedman is agreeable. B-

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