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R| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
Terry Allen (Peter Krause), an unemployed accountant, has time on his hands and chooses to spend it by snooping on his new Middle Eastern neighbor, Gabe Hassan (Khaled Abol Naga). Despite his wife's (Kari Matchett) protests, Terry becomes increasingly paranoid about Gabe's activities and is determined to prove he is a terrorist.

Cast: Peter Krause , Kari Matchett , Ian Tracey , Richard Schiff , Khaled Abol Naga ,

Director: Jeff Renfroe

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Distributor: Freestyle Releasing LLC

Civic Duty (2006)

Release Date: May 4th, 2007|1 hr. 38 min.

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  • 50
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    A noble try that disappoints. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Though Civic Duty seems to be a study in paranoid psychosis, it has just enough ambiguity to make you wonder if it isn't something else. You'll still be wondering when it's all over. show more

  • 70
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    While the film doesn't fully succeed in its striving for a Hitchcock-style ambiguity in its storytelling, it is consistently engrossing in its exploration of the fine line between civic duty and vigilantism. show more

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