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Possum (2018)

After returning to his childhood home, a disgraced children's puppeteer is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured his entire life.

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Matthew Holness

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Matthew Holness
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sean Harris ... Philip
Alun Armstrong ... Maurice
Simon Bubb Simon Bubb ... Mr. Evans
Andy Blithe Andy Blithe ... Michaels Father
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pamela Cook ... Mother in Park
Charlie Eales ... Michael
Daniel Eghan ... Police
Ryan Enever ... Michaels Uncle
Raphel Famotibe Raphel Famotibe ... Simon
Joe Gallucci ... Lee
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After returning to his childhood home, a disgraced children's puppeteer is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured his entire life.

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 2018 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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1.78 : 1
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Would've been better as a short film, nothing new
20 February 2019 | by DanaStyle101See all my reviews

The concept & execution are done well, but stretching everything into a feature length film was unnecessary. It gets a bit laggy aside from the already ample time set for creating suspense & intrigue. I found myself getting bored & impatient with a "just wrap things up" mentality - you're given the information needed to connect the dots, but are then beaten over the head with it for another 45 minutes.


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