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Sweet Virginia (2017)

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A former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.

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A former rodeo star, with a small time life, unknowingly starts a rapport with a young man who is responsible for the violence that has suddenly gripped his small town. Every character from his loved ones to his business patrons, plays a part in the unravelling of this community. Our aged hero must face his relationships of past and present to come up against this unpredictable predator.

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Rated R for violence, some strong sexuality, language, and drug use | See all certifications »

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16 January 2018 (Japan)  »

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Смерть на Аляске  »

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$10,456, 3 December 2017
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Many of the locations used are filmed in Hope, Canada which is also the location for 'First Blood'. See more »

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Sweet virginia- A tale of betrayal and violence.......
5 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

Starting with violent crime scene the movie slowly gains pace and entrance into it's main plot. The plot has great depth with lot of facts hidden into it. It is a complicated story full of layers containing many many unpredicted truth. Those are the main attraction of this whole film. These type of thrillers are always slow and some may find this a bit boring and lenthy. But it has much more compact resources to overthrow the slowness. It can draw you into complete sense of joy when you will finish it.

But there are also some limitations. Some dialogues and scenes are too long and unnecessary regarding the context of the movie. Some times the movie is out of tract with unrelated characters. Overall the movie is average with some glimps of thrill in it....


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