• Jackals (2017)

Jackals

Release Date: September 1st, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

After the Powells hire a cult deprogrammer to take back their teenage son from a murderous cult, they find themselves under siege when the cultists surround their cabin, demanding the boy back.

Cast: Stephen Dorff, Deborah Kara Unger, Johnathon Schaech, Nick Roux, Alyssa Julya Smith, Chelsea Ricketts, Ben Sullivan, Jason Scott Jenkins

Director: Kevin Greutert

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Tommy Alastra Productions (TAP)

Keywords: Dark, Underdog, Gripping, Rescue, Murder, 1980s, Son, Tense, Mystery, Escape

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Its run-of-the-mill standoff may appease some hardcore horror buffs, but it offers nothing to the rest of us and will likely be forgotten before the blood on the ground dries. show more

  • 38
    Chuck BowenSlant Magazine

    Though far more elegant in execution than most Rob Zombie-imitating films, Jackals smugly wears its violent tediousness as a badge of honor. show more

  • 25
    Christy LemireRogerEbert.com

    Jackals put me in a foul mood. Maybe that’s the intention of this lean, mean slab of B-horror trash: to set you on edge and keep you there long after it’s over. show more

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