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Blood Pulls a Gun (2014)

A teenage girl gets a keyhole look into a dangerous and mysterious world when a tattooed stranger checks into her roadside motel.


Ben Briand


Kevin Koehler
1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »


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Credited cast:
Odessa Young ... Alice
Josh McConville ... Blood Lieberman
Tess Haubrich ... The Mysterious Woman
Ben Ingram Ben Ingram ... Ralph
Richard Sydenham ... Alice's Father
Darren Gilshenan ... Angry Motel Guest
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michelle Paulson Michelle Paulson ... Motel Guest Wife
Gary Waddell Gary Waddell ... Jethro Hyam


A teenage girl gets a keyhole look into a dangerous and mysterious world when a tattooed stranger checks into her roadside motel.

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Australia | France



Release Date:

9 March 2014 (USA) See more »

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2.35 : 1
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'Blood Pulls a Gun' stands above the rest
9 April 2014 | by basil1984See all my reviews

'Blood Pulls a Gun' stands above the rest. A teenage girl, Alice (Odessa Young), lives with her father in an isolated Australian resort hotel that has seen better days. She spends her time looking through keyholes and alleviates her boredom by stealing little knick-knacks from the few guests that pass through. When a mysterious stranger, played by Josh McConville ('The Infinite Man'), and his lover check in, her life gets much more complicated. Both the performances and the look of the film are excellent but I remember being worried that narrative would take a back-seat to tone and atmosphere. Not so. It is very rare to pull off 'erotic' successfully and this does it in spades. The build in tension is so enthralling and the film's ending is so distressing that I have to give great respect to director, Ben Briand, and writer, Kevin Koehler. I can't wait to see what they do next.

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