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Los Angeles, CA (November 17, 2015) - monterey media is proud to announce the November 24th Digital Download & VOD release of the Crime/Thriller "Cut Snake" which Premiered at TIFF starring Sullivan Stapleton ("Blindspot" 300: Rise of an Empire, Animal Kingdom, Gangster Squad), Alex Russell (Unbroken, Chronicle, The Host) and Jessica De Gouw ("Dracula", "Arrow").

"Cut Snake… a terrific title for this dark, romantic crime thriller. Engrossing thanks to its eye-candy cast of rising stars, notably a ferocious but emotionally exposed performance from Sullivan Stapleton. The sexual tension… hangs in the air like storm clouds" – The Hollywood Reporter
"Simply Brilliant" – Karl Quinn, Sydney Morning Herald

"A thrilling ride. 3.5 Stars. A noirish psychological thriller. Stapleton is an intimidating presence... with a gripping portrayal."
- The Arizona Republic

"For the first 30 minutes or so, every movement, glance, and gesture results in sexual tension that eventually brings us to an ending fraught with suspense."
– San Diego Reader

About "Cut Snake"
Cut Snake is a tense, psychologically driven crime thriller in which one man discovers his biggest enemy to putting the past behind him may be only himself. Set in Melbourne in the mid-1970s, Cut Snake tells the story of Sparra Farrell (Alex Russell), an ex-convict who is trying to make a new life for himself in a new city. He has found honest work and even becomes engaged but the prospect of this new life is challenged when his foreboding and charismatic cell mate Pommie (Sullivan Stapleton) tracks him down upon his own release. Sparra finds himself enigmatically drawn back toward a world and a man that he was certain he had wanted to leave behind.

"Cut Snake" Specifications:
Running Time: 94 min

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