The Contract
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Attempting to recover from a recent family trauma by escaping into the woods for a peaceful hiking trip, an ex-lawman and his young son stumble across a dangerous contract killer in director Bruce Beresford's forest-bound thriller. Ray Keene (John Cusack) has lost his wife, and now the grieving father is looking to reconnect with his young son (Jamie Anderson) with a much-needed hike into the wilderness. But Ray and his son aren't alone in nature, because high profile assassin Frank Cardin (Morgan Freeman) has ventured into nature with the malevolent intentions of fulfilling a contract… More

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"Having read about the extensive problems in financing, scripting and casting of director Bruce Beresford's diaries, I was keen to see the result. Could any film overcome all those problems, including Beresford's own reluctance?"
‑ Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile
"Even Cusack fans will find his charms in short supply here."
‑ Christopher Null,
"Little more than a clumsy pile-up of hackneyed themes, one-dimensional characters, and mediocre tension."
‑ David Cornelius,
"...sporadically intriguing yet thoroughly mediocre..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
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