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A group of war veterans must defend their local VFW post and an innocent teen against a deranged drug dealer and his relentless army of punk mutants.

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Joe Begos

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Max Brallier (co-writer), Matthew McArdle (co-writer)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stephen Lang ... Fred Parras
William Sadler ... Walter Reed
Fred Williamson ... Abe Hawkins
Martin Kove ... Lou Clayton
David Patrick Kelly ... Doug McCarthy
George Wendt ... Thomas Zabriski
Tom Williamson ... Shawn Mason
Sierra McCormick ... Lizard
Travis Hammer ... Boz
Dora Madison ... Gutter
Josh Ethier ... Tank
Graham Skipper ... Roadie
Linnea Wilson ... Lucy
Jesse Kove ... Ravenous Hyper
Brandon Potter ... Penthouse Hyper
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A group of war veterans must defend their local VFW post and an innocent teen against a deranged drug dealer and his relentless army of punk mutants.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 February 2020 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA

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Trivia

The interiors of the VFW post were shot on location at a real VFW hall in Grand Prairie, Texas (specifically Post #2494). Several of the hall's real veterans appear as extras in the bar during the opening scenes. See more »

Goofs

The large flag inside the VFW post was displayed incorrectly. When hung against a wall, whether horizontally or vertically, the union (the blue part) should always be in the upper left corner as viewed. See more »

Quotes

Fred Parras: Right about now, I'm feeling real eager. So whatever you're gonna do, quit flapping your gums and do it. But when you come, boy, you come sharp. Because you make a mistake, I'm gonna cut your heart out.
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disappointing
18 February 2020 | by KrhhmgSee all my reviews

Maybe i am too european for this. maybe i am too fed up of glorified 'nam vets, resting on their not-so-glorious laurels.

there are very enjoyable movies without a lot of plot going on, especially in the indie sector. this isn't one of them. the lighting is too dusky to get a kick from the violence, the characters unlikeable, the story little more than non existant.

if your grandfather is a veteran talking too much about his heroism and honour, or if there's an obnoxious lowlife junky gang occupying your neighbourhood, it might appeal to you. actually, those "punk mutants" - apparently drug addicts with a violent attitude - were the most interesting part in here. might've worked as a short, without all this unnecessary dialogue.


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