Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Running Time:  85 min.
Release Date: July 25, 2008 (limited)
DVD: October 7, 2008

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Cast: Trevor Matthews, Robert Englund, Rachel Skarsten, David Fox

Synopsis

After witnessing the brutal murder of his family as a young child, Jack Brooks (Trevor Matthews) is left with an unquenchable fury that he is constantly fighting to control.

Now working as a plumber and struggling in a relationship with his girlfriend Eve (Rachel Skarsten), Jack's life has become a downward spiral. One night, Jack attempts to fix Professor Crowley's (Robert Englund) old, rusted pipes, but unknowingly awakens an ancient evil. Lured by this demonic power, Professor Crowley discovers a monstrous black heart that quickly forces its way inside of him. Possessed by the heart now beating in his chest, the Professor starts a slow, gruesome transformation. It is at this moment that Jack realizes he can't run from his past, and quickly discovers the true purpose of his inner rage.

  Canadian Connection: Filmed in Ottawa. The director, screenwriter and most of the cast members are Canadian.

Director: Jon Knautz
Studio: KinoSmith
Producer(s): Neil Bregman, Trevor Matthews, Patrick White
Screenplay: John Ainslie, Jon Knautz, Trevor Matthews, Patrick White
Official Site: www.jackbrooksthemovie.com

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