Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Dir: Phillip Brophy
IMDB Rating: 4.5
The film opens with a small health business entrepreneur named Shaun as she injects one of her assistance with a new weight loss vitamin concoction she has been working on at her development lab and Health Resort Vimuville. Ryan the man it was tested on quickly suspects some seriously underhanded things going on in the company and after he checks the companies computer for insider info, He notices that several packets of this still untested new miracle drug have been sent out to the residents of a small suburb community of Pebble Court in order to get some free testing and remain under the radar. Fearing the after effects Ryan quickly heads to this little neighborhood to stop the folks from recieving it for fear they will do some serious damage to themselves. Shortly after Ryan sets out on his mission he begins to feel seriously ill and as the side effects of this new drug persist ,Ryan begins Hallucinating and his body tempature rises rapidly. As Ryan races to Pebble Court he is trailed by some local authorities for speeding and a high speed chase leads them right into the court where Ryan meets his demise after a car wreck and his body begins to eat itself for a lack of better terms.
The police puzzled with what exactly happened to Ryan , call in Det. Sam Phillips who takes the body in for testing and the investigation begins. Meanwhile we get to meet the folks of the small community. First is Paul, A single father who tries the new Vitamin before a big business meeting and the effects kick in while he is on a flight to his office. Paul begins Hallucinating and see's a badly beaten woman who states that she needs a place to stay and asks him for help. Then there is Gino and Sal a couple of young Italian guys who receive an invitation to the Vimuville health spa, Unfortunately or not however they do not make it to the Spa as their car breaks down in the backwoods where they come across a very strange family of inbred's, who promise to fix their car but they get a bit more then they bargain for. While Paul's condition begins to worsen upon returning home , Det.Phillips goes to the Vimuville center for questioning after finding the strange chemical in his body as well as a empty pack of the g-59 vitamin.
Overall: 6 out of 10