Locusts

Locusts

Locusts

Two estranged brothers become the target of an extortion scam in this Australian outback-set crime thriller directed by Heath Davis (Broke).

When tech entrepreneur Ryan Black (Ben Geurens, Reign) returns to his desert hometown for his father’s funeral, he’s reluctantly reunited with his ex-con brother (Nathaniel Dean, Alien: Covenant). But when the pair become the target of an extortion scam at the hands of violent local thugs, Ryan must resort to extreme measures.

201985 minsAustralia
CrimeThrillerFestival & Independent

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Locusts / Reviews

The Australian

The Australian

Some talented actors are involved... and Davis does his best to bring cohesion to the material, though the wobbly camerawork is, as always, an unnecessary distraction.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

There's nothing at all original about Locusts... But director Davis, working in collaboration with producer-director Angus Watts, has crafted an uncommonly stylistic example of its genre, infused with mordant humor...

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

It is, in short, very much a B-movie and, on this level, it’s watchable though never especially inspired.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

This swarm of Locusts doesn’t particularly overwhelm. Hopefully, it takes Davis less than seven years to concoct a superior follow-up.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

Inventively shot and highly entertaining

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