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The Mean Season
Directed by:
Phillip Borsos

Starring Kurt Russell, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Jordan, Richard Masur, Richard Bradford and Joe Pantoliano, "The Mean Season" (also known as "Maledetta estate", "Mörderische Paradies, Das") is a Crime/Thriller film directed by Phillip Borsos, and written by Leon Piedmont (screenplay), released in the USA on February 15 of 1985.

a time between summer... and murder

Who is the director of "The Mean Season":

The Mean Season was directed by Phillip Borsos, an Australian director, actor, and writer.

Before The Mean Season, Phillip Borsos had directed The Grey Fox, released in 1982. Since, he directed Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog, released in 1995.

What was the release date of "The Mean Season":

The Mean Season was first released on Friday, February 15, 1985, in the United States. Also released on this day were Into the Night (dir. John Landis), Lost in America (dir. Albert Brooks), and The Bay Boy (dir. Daniel Petrie). This was thirty-four (34) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 31, 1985 in the United Kingdom; April, 1985 in France and on Thursday, November 21, 1985 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Mean Season":

At the casting of The Mean Season we find Kurt Russell, previously seen in Swing Shift (1984) and Silkwood (1983); Mariel Hemingway (Star 80 (1983), Personal Best (1982)); Richard Jordan (Dune (1984), Raise the Titanic (1980)) [ more... ]

  • Richard Bradford, Joe Pantoliano and Andy Garcia have all also be seen in Steal Big Steal Little, released in 1995.
  • Richard Bradford and Andy Garcia can also be seen in Hoodlum, released in 1997.

What is the Storyline of "The Mean Season":

Malcolm Anderson is a reporter for a Miami newspaper, who is burned out from years of covering the worst crimes in the city. He promises his girlfriend Christine that they will move away from the city, but he ends up covering a series of grisly murders by a serial killer who calls him telling the reporter that he will kill again. The lines between covering the story and becoming part of it are blurred.


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