It Waits (2005)

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A lone female park ranger tries to track down a vicious creature killing various people and terrorizing her at a remote national park.



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Cast overview:
Danielle 'Danny' St. Claire
Greg Kean ...
Rick Bailey
Joseph Riverwind
Wakinyah Creature (as Austin Jordon)
Julie Cassidy
Ben Wheelock
Lark Rainwater
Carl Nash
Evelyn Nash
Sean Campbell ...
Lt. Morris Black
Voice of Hoppy (voice)


"It Waits" is a suspenseful, horrifying tale of a Native American legend come to life. A creature trapped in the bowels of hell has been awoken and unleashed on the world. It prowls the wilderness, hunting a young, willful ranger named Danielle. Danielle is experiencing her own personal turmoil, having recently been responsible for the death of her best friend. Things go from bad to worse as Danielle realizes that she is not alone in the wilderness. There is a creature slowly stalking and hunting her. The creature claims the lives of the few people that may have been able to help Danielle, and all hope seems lost. She waits as the creature comes for here and desperately struggles for her life, but will her struggle be enough to ensure her survival? Written by Anonymous

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It lurks... It prowls... See more »




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Release Date:

23 May 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Al acecho  »

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$1,200,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


When producer Stephen J. Cannell re-acquired the script and put the project back together (with IDT Entertainment), he had the main character 'Mike' changed into a woman, 'Danny', and he wrote the love story between her and Justin her boyfriend (which wasn't in the script). See more »


When Cerina Vincent's character meets a Native American that knows about the creature she is told that the creature does not like water and therefore stays in its cave when it rains. In a scene just previous to this the creature stalks and kills another character when it is obviously raining quite hard. See more »


References Jeepers Creepers (2001) See more »


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Decent Horror Fare
8 June 2006 | by (Waterbury, Connecticut) – See all my reviews

This movie is the reason why I scour the video store shelves for low budget horror flicks. Most of the time, of course, I am sadly disappointed but other times - like this - I am pleasantly surprised. Considering Richard Christian Matheson wrote the story I was fairly confident, although it is a rather pedestrian story about an ancient Indian demon, inadvertently released from a cave, wreaking havoc on a mountainside. A female park ranger, wrestling with her own demons, has to find the ability to battle this monster and save herself. The horror elements were standard and fairly well done and the script, while spotty, was okay. "It Waits" is decent horror fare, better than some of the dreck that is getting released in movie theaters.

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