The Tie That Binds
The Tie That Binds (1995)

In this graphically violent thriller, outlaws John and Lean Netherwood are forced to leave their little daughter Janie behind when they flee the scene of their last crime. The traumatized little girl is taken in by a patient, loving couple,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 8, 1995
DVD Release Date: April 11, 2000
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Critic Score: 9% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Mike Clark
USA Today

One of the sleaziest movies of the year and certainly the most unpleasant.

Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The Tie That Binds is an attempt to recapture the spirit of The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, which was itself simply a more sophisticated variation on the slasher genre.

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David Nusair
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The Tie That Binds suffers from a second half that feels as though it's emerged directly from a template for movies of this ilk...

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Clint Morris

A chilling experience

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
A Brilliant Thriller! Janie's been adopted by the perfect couple. With their help she can find a new life. If her real parents don't find her first.
Dannielle Albert
A fairly predictable thriller yet still pretty good. I closed my eyes twice!