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R| 1 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
A poacher (Sam Rockwell) becomes the quarry of merciless criminals after he takes the cash he found while hunting in the backwoods.

Cast: Sam Rockwell , William H. Macy , Ted Levine , Kelly Reilly , Jason Isaacs , Joe Anderson , Jeffrey Wright , Ophelia Lovibond

Director: David M. Rosenthal

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Tribeca Film

A Single Shot (2013)

Release Date: September 20th, 2013|1 hr. 56 min.

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  • Who would have guessed that sex, drugs and double-crossing could be so unrelentingly boring? show more

  • Both the director and writer show such patchy story sense that a lot of the buildup to the final bloodshed and malevolence registers as suspense-free clutter. show more

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    NPR

    By the end, Macy's presence is just one part of what makes A Single Shot recall the Coen brothers' "Fargo." That film's now-famous wood-chipper scene can seem strangely tame a decade and a half on, but it still has a lesson to teach: When you show violence in a story that's not really about violence, there'd better be more of a point than just making us squirm. show more

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William H. Macy on 'A Single Shot,' 'Fargo,' and the 'Baffling' Rewrite of 'Jurassic Park III'

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Drew Taylor on Sep 17th, 2013 12:00PM

William H. Macy is one of those actors who you can't help but be in awe of. In everything from "Boogie Nights" and "Magnolia" to his career-defining performance in "Fargo" and his current role as...

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