By Erin Richter
Updated March 17, 2000 at 05:00 AM EST
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Rites of Passage

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Male bonding binds this straight-to-tape melodrama about a weekend retreat that violently unites the troubled men of the Farraday family (including pops Stockwell and gay son Behr) when two escaped convicts intrude. Powder director Victor Salva’s ultimately contrived story falls apart when he mixes the heartfelt with the random (a plot thread involving a Native American manhood dance? Save it for The Learning Channel). C-

Rites of Passage

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