FILM TITLE: MAGGIE
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 13 H V
DISTRIBUTOR: STER KINEKOR HOME ENTERTAINMENT
DIRECTOR: HENRY HOBSON
MAIN CAST: ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
ABIGALE BRESLIN
LANGUAGE: MILD IMPACT ,INFREQUENT
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: MODERATE IMPACT ,BRIEF ,FAIRLY FREQUENT ,IMPLIED,UNREALISTIC AND PSYCHOLOGICAL WITH BLOODLETTING
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: MAGGIE IS A DRAMA /HORROR /THRILLER FILM THAT FOLLOWS THE STORY OF A TEENAGE GIRL IN THE MIDWEST WHO BECOMES INFECTED BY AN OUTBREAK OF A DISEASE THAT SLOWLY TURNS THE INFECTED INTO ZOMBIES AND A FATHER WHO WILL STOP AT NOTHING TO SAVE HIS INFECTED DAUGHTER . THE FILM EXPLORES COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES OF OUTBREAK OF A VIRUS THAT TRANSFORMS HUMAN INTO ZOMBIES ,FATHER DAUGHTER RELATIONSHIP.THE EFFECT OF THE VIRUS ON FAMILY MEMBERS AND SOCIETY,SLOW TRANSFORMATION INTO ZOMBIES ,FATHERS PROTECTION OF HIS DAUGHTER,FAMILY HAROSHIPS ,PAIN ,SUFFERING AND SADNESS WITH SPREADING OF THE VIRUS AND A FATHERS DILEMA WITH THE AVAILABLE OPTIONS AND CHOICES TO END HIS DAUGHTERS MISERY.DARK THEMES IN REALISTIC SETTINGS OF AN OLD ,DIRTY ,PARTLY DEMOLISHED BUILDING IS ENCHANCED BY SOMRE AND EERIE TONES WHICH IS LACED WITH A SUSTAINED PSYCHOLOGICAL AND EMOTIONAL THREAT AND MENACE . THEMES MAY BE TREATED IN WAYS THAT COULD BE DISTURBING ,DISRESSING ,UPSETTING AND CONFUSING TO THE SENSE OF SECURITY AND WELL BEING OF CHILDREN UNDER 13 YEARS ,HOWEVER THE FILM MAY BE OF A PARTICULAR ENTERTAINMENT VALUE FOR CHILDREN AGED 13 YEARS AND OLDER.