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  (in credits order)

Francesco Quinn ... Zac

Luciano Saber ... Aleksander Ivanov

Martin Halacy ... Congressman Ryan

Christopher Garrett ... Mick (as Christopher Richard Garrett)

Kirsten Berman ... Rachel
Marshall Bean ... Mr. Jones

Sarah Charipar ... Jo
Travis Estes ... Ethan

David Mersault ... Jimmy White

Tyla Abercrumbie ... Suit
Lester Smith ... Bartender
Tracey Stiles ... Detective
Laura Wade ... Artist
Eileen Flahegerty ... Model
Asia ... Female Pool Player
Aurel Tamas ... Male Bar Patron at bar
Nelly Barbulescu ... Bar Patron at table
Valer Marinescu ... Bar Patron at table
Brian Murphy ... Dead US Soldier
Fred Eithel ... Dead US Soldier
Leo Ionita ... Bosnian Rebel

Directed by
Alejandro Seri 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Luciano Saber  screenplay
Luciano Saber  story

Produced by
Ninoos Bethishou .... associate producer
Cherelle George .... co-producer
Cherelle George .... line producer
Luciano Saber .... producer
Lester Smith .... executive producer
Original Music by
Bill Dunn 
Cinematography by
Henryk Cymerman 
Film Editing by
Bill O'Neil (Chicago)
Casting by
Ted Sarantos 
Production Design by
Matthew Hickey 
Art Direction by
Matthew Hickey 
Costume Design by
Mary Larkin 
Makeup Department
Anthony Filipetto .... assistant makeup artist
Colleen Milner .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sandy Negrau .... second assistant director
John Soria .... first assistant director
Art Department
Rita Arce .... assistant art director
Sound Department
Kevin Becker .... boom operator
Lisa Gillespie .... sound mixer
Bill Jenkins .... production sound mixer
Special Effects by
Matthew Stratton .... special effects
Ron Petruccione .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Chad Erickson .... grip
Rebecca Gardner .... second assistant camera
Matt Jahnke .... grip
Paul Kobelja .... gaffer
Eric Lang .... grip
Gina Lazare .... grip
Lisa Manzella .... second assistant camera
Dru Melton .... dolly grip
Susan Muirhead .... grip
Christopher Rejano .... second assistant camera
John Stecenko .... key grip
Joe Tolitano .... grip
Dave Wightman .... first assistant camera
Animation Department
Adrian Ionita .... background artist
Leo Ionita .... background artist
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Roslyn Abell .... assistant wardrobe coordinator
Mary Larkin .... wardrobe designer
Music Department
David Lee Paul .... music produced & engineered by
Transportation Department
Valer Marinescu .... production driver
Other crew
Jeremy Christen .... production assistant
Barry Driscoll .... production assistant
Zane Edwards .... production assistant
Fred Eithel .... production assistant
Gregg Elder .... production assistant
Joey Fishman .... production assistant
Derek Hanson .... production assistant
Brian Murphy .... set security
Alvin Perlman .... armorer
Heather Pollock .... script supervisor
Brian Shortall .... production assistant
Lester Smith .... craft service
Jose Vizcarrondo .... set security

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86 min
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