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R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
After his wife dies, John Munn (Dermot Mulroney) moves with his sons Chris (Jamie Bell) and Tim (Devon Alan) to rural Georgia to raise pigs. Rebelling against his father, Chris initially welcomes the arrival of Uncle Deel (Josh Lucas), just out of jail. Still angry that John married the woman he loved, Deel tries to steal a stash of gold coins, and kills his brother in the struggle. Grabbing the treasure, Chris flees with Tim, and the boys try to elude the murderous Deel.

Cast: Jamie Bell , Josh Lucas , Devon Alan , Dermot Mulroney , Shiri Appleby , Pat Healy , Bill McKinney , Kristen Stewart

Director: David Gordon Green

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Undertow (2004)

Release Date: October 22nd, 2004|1 hr. 47 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    It's no go. Green and Gothic make for a clumsy fit. show more

  • 50
    Carla Meyer San Francisco Chronicle

    Loses momentum midway into the boys' journey. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Undertow has the plain, stark, disturbing quality that marked the original "Cape Fear" and "In Cold Blood." show more

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