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Starring Jamie Bell, Kristen Stewart, Robert Longstreet, Terry Loughlin
Directed by David Gordon Green
Writer:  Joe Conway, David Gordon Green

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A brilliant cast, including Jamie Bell (Billy Elliot), Josh Lucas (Sweet Home Alabama) and Dermot Mulroney (About Schmidt), rips into this tense and edgy film from David Gordon Green, the "gifted director" (Roger Ebert) of George Washington and All the Real Girls.Bristling with "mood, atmosphere, and psychological suspense" (The Christian Science Monitor), Undertow is a thriller that "transcends the genre" (New York Post)! The Munn familyfather John (Mulroney) and his sons, Chris (Bell) and Tim (Devon Alan)lives a solitary life on a rural farm in Georgia. But when John's brother Deel (Lucas) arrives, fresh from prison and with a sea of rage and envy simmering beneath his skin, the family's isolated world becomes one marked by violence, greed and murder.
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CastJamie Bell, Dermot Mulroney, Pat Healy, Devon Alan, Josh Lucas, Shiri Appleby, Bill McKinney
Genre:  Action, Drama, Adventure
Release Date:  October 22, 2004
MPAA Rating:  R
Runtime:  2hrs 0min
Studio:  United Artists
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review by . November 08, 2008
It's the rural redneck life for the Munn family. John Munn (Dermot Mulroney) and his two sons, teenage Chris (Jamie Bell) and young Tim (Devon Alan) live in rural Georgia on a ramshackle pig farm. Chris works hard on the farm for his father, but young Tim is sickly and can't help much. (Mostly because we see this strange child eating bugs, dirt, and even paint)     Chris is a more than typically angst-ridden teenager, with a crush on a girl he isn't allowed to see, and angry …
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