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Dead Silence
Dead Silence
Actor: Danny Aiello
Director: Juliane Glantz
R     1hr 35min

Danny Aiello (The Professional, Do the Right Thing, Lucky Number Slevin) — Stars in Dead Silence,A silent Death in Wilbur Falls,Now the retired polic chief must wrestle with the ultimate choice.Should he disregard the truth...  more »

Movie Details

Actor: Danny Aiello
Director: Juliane Glantz
Format: DVD
Run Time: 1hr 35min
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 2
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Languages: English

Movie Reviews

Michael Butts | Martinsburg, WV USA | 07/05/2006
(3 out of 5 stars)

"DEAD SILENCE (original title: Wilbur Falls) is one of those movies that doesn't seem to know if it's a comedy or a drama, but it's unique enough to entertain in an odd sort of way. Shanee Edwards plays Renata, a high school valedictorian who leads us back to four years earlier and a nasty stunt played on her by her high school comrades. Four years later it leads her to plot revenge against the jock (Charlie Newmark) which leads to his accidental death. She tries to cover it up, with the help of her best friend. Meanwhile the jock's girlfriend Jodie is pregnant and asks Renata to help her get an abortion, which leads them to Renata's older sister who is involved with a second rate gangster named Johnny Handsome. It all gets pretty strange with some bizarre twists. Danny Aiello plays her father, a former cop who is married to spiritually inclined Sally Kirkland. David Anthony Marshall plays Aiello's replacement, a redneck kind of sheriff who never buttons his shirt. They all do well with Edwards very effective in her complex role. Not a great film but enjoyable."