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Faults (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 6 March 2015 (USA)
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A man who debunks mind control techniques as a profession must help a couple whose daughter has recently joined a cult.

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Riley Stearns

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Riley Stearns
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Cast

Credited cast:
Leland Orser ... Ansel
Mary Elizabeth Winstead ... Claire
Chris Ellis ... Dad
Jon Gries ... Terry
Lance Reddick ... Mick
Beth Grant ... Evelyn
Cruz Flores ... Hotel Staff
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Suzan Averitt ... Photo Studio Customer
Cindy Buck Cindy Buck ... Mother
David Chandler ... Waiter
Leonard Earl Howze ... Raymond
Davey Johnson ... Concierge
Kellie Matteson ... Jennifer
Amanda Saunders ... Receptionist
Nicholas Tucci ... James
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Washed-up and broke, an author whose books on mind control were once respected reluctantly helps a couple in deprogramming their daughter from the control of a cult named "Faults." But this assignment turns out to be more complicated than he had expected. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Изъяны See more »

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Snoot Entertainment See more »
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2.35 : 1
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This movie is directed by Mary Elizabeth Winstead's husband. See more »

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Ansel steals a 9V battery from the remote control in his hotel room, but the open battery compartment on the remote control can be seen to accept two AA cells, not a 9V. See more »

Quotes

Ansel: Fault is a fracture. It's a place where pressure builds until it releases
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An Original Thriller
20 March 2015 | by parsonm2See all my reviews

I was very impressed with this film. We follow a down and out Cult novelist who specializes in understanding the methodology of how cults control individuals. The novelist is divorced, homeless, broke, suicidal and in debt with some very nasty former business partner when we meet him. When two parents approach him desperate for help, he agrees to help them with an extreme intervention with their cult involved daughter. The goal is to deprogram her. Arranging a kidnapping, he abducts the girl and isolates her in a motel room for days attempting to mentally break her down and understand her cult programing. It was engaging and completely unpredictable. I'm not totally satisfied how the story concluded but found the entire ride fun and intriguing.


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