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Kite (2014)

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Synopsis

KITE tells the story of Sawa, a young woman living in a corrupt society where crime and gangs terrorize the streets. When Sawa's mother and policeman father are found victims of a grisly double homicide, she begins a ruthless pursuit for the man who murdered them. With the help of her father's ex-partner, Karl Aker, and a mysterious friend from her past, she becomes a merciless teen assassin, blasting her way through the dark world of human trafficking only to uncover a devastating truth.

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: October 10th, 2014 (Limited) by Anchor Bay/Freestyle
MPAA Rating: R for strong bloody violence throughout, grisly images, drug and sexual content.
(Rating bulletin 2321, 5/7/2014)
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Live Action Cartoon, Orphan, Young Child Dealing with the Death of a Parent, Human-Trafficking, Organized Crime, Hitmen, Prostitution, Child Prostitution, Sex Crimes, Surprise Twist, Posthumous Release, Development Hell, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Revenge, Corrupt Cops, Post Apocalypse, Dystopia
Source:Remake
Genre:Action
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Distant Horizon, Detalle Films, Industrial Development of South Africa, Compass Films
Production Countries: United States

Cast

   Sawa
   Oburi
   Karl Aker
Deon Lotz    Detective Prinsloo
Carl Beukes    Vic
Lionel Newton    Otis Breedlove
Terence Bridgett    Staggie
Zane Meus    The Emir

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Brian Cox
Story Creator    Yasuomi Umetsu
Producer    Anant Singh
Producer    Brian Cox
Producer    Moises Cosio
Executive Producer    Sudhir Pragjee
Executive Producer    Sanjeev Singh
Executive Producer    Alberto Muffelmann
Executive Producer    Robert Naidoo
Executive Producer    Katinka Schumann
Executive Producer    Basil Ford
Director of Photography    Lance Gewer
Production Designer    Willie Botha
Editor    Megan Gill
Composer    Paul Hepker
Casting Director    Barbara Stordahl
Casting Director    Angela A. Terry

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