Dark River

Dark River
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Julia

Devastating effects of the drama triangle created by the father`s dysfunctional need for incest re daughter and the siblings secrecy pact

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Kevin

grim, but Ruth is solid. of course.

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Catherine

With little dialogue, the actors vividly reveal the effects on their futures that childhood abuse creates.

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Dylan

Very strong performances from the two leads in tense yet beautifully-shot film, which demonstrates how dark and destructive family patterns resonate and echo even as children become adults.

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