Shallow Ground

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Shallow Ground ★ 2004 (R)

Unable to catch a serial killer, a smalltown yokel sheriff is closing up shop a year later when—this just in!—a major break in the case appears on his doorstep in the form of a muted young man carrying the murder weapon and covered in the red stuff. Script, direction, music, and acting make for one bloody mess. 97m/C DVD . CA Timothy Murphy, Stan Kirsch, Patty McCormack, Natalie Avital, Myron Natwick, John Kapelos, Patty McCormack, Lindsey Stoddart; D: Sheldon Wilson; W: Sheldon Wilson; C: John Tarver; M: Steve London. VIDEO