Twisted Minds

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"Revenge requires something special"
  • 2014
  • 1 hr 16 min
  • 4.2  (39)

Twisted Minds is a psychological thriller that explores the twisted psyche of a serial killer who kidnaps and murders women. It takes us on a disturbing journey through the mind of an individual whose ethical and moral compass is completely destroyed, and his gradual descent into madness. Directed by James Pentecost, the film stars John Howard, Kyle Morrison, and Jessica Hegarty in lead roles.

The film is set in Melbourne, and it begins with a string of missing women whose last known location was at an exclusive nightclub. The police department is under immense pressure to find the culprit, and the case is assigned to a young and ambitious detective named Mark Vogel (played by John Howard). Vogel is obsessed with the case, and his determination to solve it puts a strain on his personal life.

Meanwhile, the killer, who goes by the name 'The Christian Crumbler,' is seen preparing for his next victim. He kidnaps a young and beautiful woman named Rachel (played by Jessica Hegarty) and keeps her captive in his dingy apartment. Rachel is shown to be a feisty woman who refuses to give up without a fight, and her courage earns her the grudging respect of the Crumbler.

As the investigation progresses, Detective Vogel becomes increasingly frustrated with the lack of progress. His irritation turns to paranoia when he begins to suspect that the killer is someone close to him. He becomes obsessed with the thought that someone he knows may be involved in the heinous crimes.

The film takes a dark turn when Rachel manages to escape from the Crumbler's clutches and seeks help from Detective Vogel. She tells him about her captivity and reveals some crucial information about the killer's identity. Vogel is forced to choose between his professional duties and his personal life when he realizes that the killer is someone who is very close to him.

The film has a tense and brooding atmosphere that builds up slowly but surely. The director uses different techniques to create an ominous mood, such as claustrophobic camera angles, dimly lit scenes, and a haunting musical score. The dialogue is concise yet impactful, and the performances by the lead actors are commendable.

John Howard delivers a nuanced performance as the obsessive detective who is struggling to balance his professional and personal life. He brings a sense of vulnerability and emotional depth to his character and portrays the intense pressure that law enforcement officials are under when they have to solve a high-profile case.

Kyle Morrison also puts up a convincing show as the Christian Crumbler, who is shown as a man who is struggling with his inner demons while carrying out his heinous deeds. He brings a creepy vibe to his character and delivers his lines with an icy calmness that is chilling to watch.

Jessica Hegarty's portrayal of Rachel is impressive, as she infuses her character with both grit and vulnerability. She is shown as a woman who is fighting for her life but is also aware of her emotional needs. Her chemistry with John Howard's character adds an emotional punch to the film.

In conclusion, Twisted Minds is a gripping and disturbing film that delves deep into the psyche of a serial killer. It is a must-watch for fans of the thriller genre, and it keeps the audience on the edge of their seats until the very end. The film is skillfully directed, well-acted, and boasts of a tight and engaging plot. It is an unsettling and thought-provoking film that stays with you long after the credits roll.

Twisted Minds is a 2014 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 16 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.2.

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    1 hr 16 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.2  (39)