October Gale

October Gale

DVD - 2015
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Helen, a recently widowed doctor, returns home to her isolated cottage off the Canadian coast to find a stranger with a gunshot wound hiding out from two men intent on killing him. As an ominous storm brew outside, trapping the pair on the island, they must join forces to survive a harrowing night of terror, while navigating the mounting attraction growing between them.
Publisher: [United States] :, Myriad Pictures,, 2015
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE OCT
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,region 1,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1,rda
1 videodisc (91 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches

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beardieowner19
Feb 28, 2017

Patricia Clarkson makes the most interesting movies - I always like anything she's in.

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molly
Feb 24, 2017

I really liked this movie. I did not find it slow.
I loved the sensitivity. Well done.

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21221018293347
Jan 15, 2017

Not a very engaging movie at all. Rather slow and cumbersome and you are not sure where it is going. Turned it off after 30 minutes.

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tequila2010
Jun 19, 2016

I found this movie really boring. I watched it, or tried to watch it on Father's Day and kept falling asleep. It dragged throughout with too many scenes of her with her deceased husband. The acting wasn't good and I was glad when it was over. Had several good naps throughout the movie though

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hecto
May 09, 2016

With its production subventioned by every government in eastern Canada, one might have expected a better outcome. The storyline itself is not bad, but whatever potential it had gets lost in this rendition, with all that running around in the woods. What a relief when Tim Roth shows up for his ten minutes: 'finally an actor' we want to shout! The ending, albeit highly predictable, will leave middle-aged female viewers with a stirring frisson of 'what might come next'. Nice scenery, anyway.

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danielrobinson_0
Apr 24, 2016

this love story will tug on your hart but that`s just me it`s a good move

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shsailor
Apr 07, 2016

Trevor below is being generous with his 2 stars. This was bad, with a script which was likely written on a cocktail napkin. It had the details of an incomplete story. Ms..Clarkson spent the first 30 minutes cleaning a cabin, so you can actually start watching at 30 minutes into the movie and not miss anything. Did I mention how bad this was? I spent most of it watching on rapid play, the setting where people sound like chipmunks, but it went faster that way. Please draw your own conclusion what that indicates.

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hammer59
Feb 18, 2016

Like watching paint dry.

Take a pass on this dud.

d2013 Dec 31, 2015

Not much of a story. Patricia Clarkson is a great actress but the movie itself... well!

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LuvReadingStuff
Nov 29, 2015

I thought this was an okay movie; a one time watch.

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trevordunfordswife
Nov 01, 2015

trevordunfordswife thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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