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See No Evil -- A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop who put a bullet in Goodnight's head four years ago -- band together to survive against the brutal killer.
See No Evil -- A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop who p
See No Evil -- A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop who p

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19 May 2006 (USA) See more »
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Eight Teens, One Weekend, One Serial Killer. See more »
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A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop who put a bullet in Goodnight's head four years ago -- band together to survive against the brutal killer. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Glenn Jacobs ... Jacob Goodnight (as Kane)

Christina Vidal ... Christine

Michael J. Pagan ... Tye
Samantha Noble ... Kira

Steven Vidler ... Williams
Cecily Polson ... Margaret
Luke Pegler ... Michael

Rachael Taylor ... Zoe

Penny McNamee ... Melissa

Craig Horner ... Richie
Mikhael Wilder ... Russell

Tiffany Lamb ... Hannah

Sam Cotton ... Young Jacob
Cory Robinson ... Blaine

Zoe Ventoura ... Eyeless Women
Annalise Woods ... Young Girl (as Annaliese Woods)

Tim McDonald ... Officer 1
Trent Huen ... Officer 2
Matthew Okine ... Officer 3

Jason Chong ... News Reporter
Greg Skipper ... Bus Driver
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Directed by
Gregory Dark 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Dan Madigan (written by)

Produced by
Sharlotte Blake .... associate producer
Jed Blaugrund .... co-executive producer
Peter Block .... executive producer
Matt Carroll .... executive producer
Richard Clendinnen .... line producer
Jason Constantine .... co-producer
Vince McMahon .... executive producer
John Sacchi .... co-producer
Joel Simon .... producer
 
Original Music by
Tyler Bates 
 
Cinematography by
Ben Nott 
 
Film Editing by
Scott Richter 
 
Production Design by
Michael Rumpf 
 
Art Direction by
Adam Head 
 
Makeup Department
Karen Adcock .... prosthetic makeup
Jason Baird .... designer and creator: special makeup effects supervisor
Mark Cleary .... prosthetic technician
Eve Connolly .... additional hair stylist
Eve Connolly .... additional makeup artist
Jacqueline Deacon .... additional hair stylist
Jacqueline Deacon .... additional makeup artist
Lea Dixon .... additional hair stylist
Lea Dixon .... additional makeup artist
Vivienne Fox .... additional hair stylist
Vivienne Fox .... additional makeup artist
Kylie Gillmeister .... additional hair stylist
Kylie Gillmeister .... additional makeup artist
Skye Green-Hansen .... additional hair stylist
Skye Green-Hansen .... additional makeup artist
Marney Lindsay .... additional hair stylist
Marney Lindsay .... additional makeup artist
Tess Natoli .... key hair stylist
Lynne O'Brien .... hair supervisor
Lynne O'Brien .... makeup supervisor
Lisa Sheehan .... makeup artist
Rebecca-Jane Smith .... hair stylist
Rebecca-Jane Smith .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Sandi Archer .... unit production manager
Nancy Hirami .... lead post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jennifer Leacey .... first assistant director
Scott Lovelock .... second assistant director
Timothy Wood .... additional assistant director
 
Art Department
Tim Allen .... set dresser
Gillian Butler .... buyer/set dresser
Graeme Callander .... storyboard artist
Gary Cameron .... carpenter
James Colmer .... concept artist
Chad Edginton .... props
Craig McMahon .... art department accountant
Matthew Putland .... property master
Daniella Rigby .... art coordinator
 
Sound Department
Randy Babajtis .... sound effects editor
Jeremy Balko .... adr mixer
Jeremy Balko .... foley mixer
Dhyana Carlton-Tims .... assistant dialogue editor
Jake Eberle .... sound designer
Jason England .... dialogue editor
Brent Findley .... assistant sound editor
Alan Freedman .... adr mixer
Jerry Gilbert .... sound re-recording mixer
Scott G.G. Haller .... sound editor
Scott Hinkley .... additional sound re-recording mixer
Cody King .... assistant dialogue editor
Richard Kitting .... foley editor
Shawn London .... sound designer
Shawn London .... sound re-recording mixer
Jonathan Miller .... supervising sound designer
Jonathan Miller .... supervising sound editor
Andrew Morgado .... foley mixer
Susan Pusateri .... foley artist (as Sue Pusateri)
Shelley Roden .... foley artist
Ian Thomson .... second boom operator
 
Special Effects by
Brett Beacham .... prosthetic makeup artist
Josh Head .... special effects technician
 
Visual Effects by
Alicia Aguilera .... compositor: Photon VFX
Tate Arbon .... compositor: Photon VFX
Jason Bath .... visual effects executive producer: FUEL International
Dominic Bean .... compositor: Photon VFX
Jason Billington .... compositor: FUEL International
Paul Booth .... visual effects editorial: Photon
Kent Boswell .... visual effects producer: FUEL International
Craig Brown .... CG artist: FUEL International
Daniel Brown .... digital effects supervisor: Photon VFX
Pru Bryant-Fenn .... graphic designer: FUEL International
Baris Caglar .... compositor: Photon VFX
Angus Cameron .... compositor: Photon VFX
Roland Carati .... technical director: Photon VFX
Craig Clarke .... on-set visual effects supervisor (as Craig Clark)
Luke Cole .... IT manager: FUEL International
Sam Cole .... senior compositor: FUEL
Tony Cole .... senior compositor: FUEL International
Daniel James Cox .... matte painter: FUEL International (as Daniel Cox)
Dean Cranney .... technical support: Photon VFX
Dexter Davey .... junior compositor: FUEL International
Chris Davies .... compositor: FUEL International
Octavio de Ellis .... CG artist: FUEL International
Jonathan Dixon .... digital liaison: Atlab Australia
Brad Dunn .... compositor: Atlab Australia
Rebecca Dunn .... senior compositor: Atlab Australia
Simon Dye .... compositor: Photon VFX
Kane Elferink .... CG artist: FUEL International
Elisa Esteban .... CG effects artist: Photon VFX
Suzanne Evans-Booth .... visual effects coordinator
Nicky Farnsworth .... compositor: Photon VFX
Lianne Forbes .... camera tracking: FUEL International
Paul Freeman .... compositor: Photon VFX
Chris French .... CG artist: FUEL International
Leo Gomez .... scanning & recording: Atlab Australia
Matt Greig .... compositor: Photon VFX
Richard David Hall .... compositor: Photon VFX (as Richard Hall)
Jamie Hediger .... compositor: Atlab Australia
Andrew Hellen .... visual effects supervisor: FUEL International
Matt Hermans .... shaders artist: FUEL International
Jayne Herrmann .... digital effects coordinator: Photon VFX
Danielle Hession .... assistant I/O operator: FUEL International
Howard Hill .... compositor: FUEL International
Michelle Hunt .... compositor: Atlab Australia
Rebecca Johnson .... production assistant: FUEL International
Joseph Kim .... CG artist: FUEL International
Steve Kreutzmann .... render wrangler: FUEL International
Paul Lada .... lighting lead: FUEL International
Nicky Ladas .... technical support: Photon VFX
Kent Lee .... render wrangler: FUEL International
Phillip Leonhardt .... senior compositor: FUEL International
Peter Luczak .... scanning & recording: Atlab Australia
Warren Lynch .... digital colorist: FUEL International
Simon Maddison .... pre-visualization supervisor: FUEL International
Alex McCleod .... CG artist: FUEL International (as Alex McLeod)
Matthew McCosker .... CG particles: FUEL International (as Matt McCosker)
Damon Milman .... CG effects artist: Photon VFX
Dave Morley .... supervising compositor: FUEL International
Shelly Morrow .... compositor: Photon VFX
Mark Nettleton .... compositor: Photon VFX
An Nguyen .... IT assistant: FUEL International
Matthew M. North .... compositor: Atlab Australia (as Matthew North)
Pawel Olas .... supervising technical director: FUEL International
Alexandra Papavramides .... compositor: FUEL International
Julian Parry .... visual effects producer
Hannah Peirce .... senior compositor: FUEL International
Dylan Penhale .... systems administrator: FUEL International
Greg Petchkovsky .... CG artist: FUEL International
David Petts .... technical support: Photon VFX
Gerard Benjamin Pierre .... lead compositor: FUEL International (as Ben Pierre)
Loren Robinson .... compositor: Photon VFX
Robert Sandeman .... digital supervisor: Atlab Australia
Nicola Scarrott .... digital effects coordinator: Photon VFX
Chris Scott .... I/O operator: FUEL International
Brian Shows .... digital intermediate supervisor
Brian Shows .... director of digital intermediate services
Murray Smallwood .... sequence lead: Photon VFX
Martha Soehendra .... digital artist
Mike Sparks .... technical director: Photon VFX
Craig Stevenson .... CG effects artist: Photon VFX
Gary Sullivan .... CG character technical director: FUEL International
Daniel Sunwoo .... compositor: Photon VFX
Andy Sutton .... CG character animator: FUEL International
Takahiro Suzuki .... compositor: Atlab Australia
Kim Tobin .... compositor: Photon VFX (as Kim Worrall)
Shereena-Lee van de Berkt .... digital effects production manager: Photon VFX
Randy Vellacott .... compositor: Photon VFX
Sandeep Vengsarkar .... compositor: Atlab Australia
Andreas Wanda .... CG supervisor: FUEL International
Derek Wentworth .... additional on-set visual effects supervisor
Martin Wiseman .... visual effects producer: Photon VFX
Jamie Wood .... compositor: FUEL International
Matthew Wynne .... junior compositor: FUEL International
Koji Yamaguchi .... compositor: FUEL International
Henry Yekanians .... scanning & recording: Atlab Australia
Kim Pearce .... senior systems administrator (uncredited)
Sean Steinmuller .... lead animator (uncredited)
Michele Stewart .... visual effects bidding producer: Photon VFX (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Lee Adamson .... stunt driver
Clancy Beck .... stunt double: Penny McNamee
Renee Bowen .... stunt double
Bradd Buckley .... stunt double
Raelene Chapman .... stunt double
Haydn Dalton .... utility stunts
Mitch Deans .... stunt coordinator
Ashley Fairfield .... stunt rigger
Alex Kuzelicki .... utility stunts
Scott McLean .... assistant stunt coordinator
Scott McLean .... stunt double
Sheree Swords .... stunt double
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Sean Aston .... grip: second unit
Daniel Clark .... first assistant camera
Dan Maxwell .... first assistant camera
Duncan Scott .... additional focus puller
Brendan Shambrook .... second assistant camera: "b" camera
 
Casting Department
Mara Kelly .... casting assistant: U.S.
 
Editorial Department
David Donaldson .... project coordinator: Post Logic Studios
Marc Fisher .... on-line editor
Olivier Fontenay .... digital colorist: Atlab Australia
Michael T. Forrest .... on-line editor
Mandy Jacobs .... first assistant editor: Australia
Matthew W. Johnson .... iq artist
Annalise Kurinsky .... digital intermediate producer: Post Logic Studios
Peter McEvoy .... digital intermediate executive producer: Post Logic Studios
Geoffrey O'Brien .... first assistant editor
Christopher Oakes .... editorial production assistant
James Renfroe .... assistant editor
Frank Roman .... digital intermediate colorist: Post Logic Studios
Brian Shows .... director of digital intermediate services: Post Logic Studios
Anthos Simon .... digital intermediate producer: Atlab Australia
Robb Sullivan .... additional editor
 
Music Department
Darrell Hall .... music editor: temp music
Georgiana Ramsland .... music editor
 
Other crew
Karen Bull .... accounting assistant
Trevor Callaghan .... location security
Joe Cappelletti .... adr voice director
Laura Clelland .... production assistant
James Cunningham .... performance consultant
Melissa Elliott .... title designer
Suzie Freeman .... first assistant accountant
Traci Genders .... assistant: Gregory Dark (as Traci Duxbury)
Richard Lowell .... executive assistant: Joel Simon (as Richie Lowell)
Justin McDonald .... digital projectionist
Antoinette O'Neill .... script supervisor
Kym Sainsbury .... prosthetics supervisor
Holly Smith .... assistant: Matt Carroll
Allen L. Sowelle .... technical advisor
Sharyn Steele .... executive assistant: Jed Blaugrund
Scott Stewart .... location manager
Steven Brown .... workshop assistant (uncredited)
David Rudduck .... it technical support (uncredited)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for strong gruesome violence and gore throughout, language, sexual content and some drug use
Runtime:
84 min | Philippines:82 min (cut)
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Trivia:
Jacob Goodnight's name is never mentioned in the film. It was originally included in a monologue by Steven Vidler, but the scene ran too long and it was absentmindedly cut out.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: In an early shot, in the trailer park, garbage and waste is shown everywhere. One shot shows a close up of an old newspaper. On the paper is visible in bold print HOLDEN which is the Australasian wing of GM, in fact the HOLDEN badge is also partly visible. Also, but not so obvious, also printed is the name of the Brisbane suburb Wynnum. Clearly a poorly chosen page from a local newspaper revealing the Queensland, Australia shooting location.See more »
Quotes:
Melissa:Where are we going?
Russell:Seventh floor.
Melissa:Why?
Russell:Lucky number?
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Movie Connections:
References Anguish (1987)See more »
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81 out of 106 people found the following review useful.
I just saw it and..., 21 May 2006
Author: sandman33 from United States

I remember way back when I was a manager at Toys R Us I had to watch this sad, pathetic "Personnel Management" training video. It lectured that whenever you say a criticism, you should ALSO include a compliment. This movie reminded me of that principal.

First off, it's not all that bad, actually. Kane makes a pretty good "Silent Psycho," and the character's back story is decently developed in a series of B&W flashbacks. His POV shots are nicely distorted, and, unlike the vast majority of psycho killers in film today, is not simply an "unstoppable force." Kane actually manages to find a character in there. (A very minimal character, to be sure, but there is a TINY bit there more than just a "Thing-That-Kills-People-For-No-Reason.") On the whole, however, the acting in the film is best described as "not-TOTALY-sucking." (I'm reminded of that Simpsons episode where Groundskeeper Willie sings a song that goes "Wouldn't it be adequate?" Yes, the acting here is, indeed, adequate, but only just. To be fair the actors aren't really being asked to act here, it's enough that they are clichéd stereotypes.)

The art direction is generally good, if very, very derivative of other films like "Hostel" and the "Saw" series. It goes a bit over the top with the filth and grime at times, but for this kind of movie, that isn't really a problem from an aesthetic standpoint. It is a problem from a plot standpoint. The people are there (we learn this in the first 10 minutes, so don't worry, it isn't a spoiler) to do public service by cleaning an old, historic building. Unfortunately, the sheer SCALE of the mess at this building would take that guy from "Dirty Jobs" and a full hazmat crew a month to deal with. The place is practically a toxic waste dump. There are a few problems (which I will NOT detail in the interest of avoiding spoilers) with the set and set dressing that are later revealed as not problems at all, but rather plot points. Those I can forgive.

The film delivers on what it promises: A creepy, disgusting setting with a creepy, violent psycho stalking creepy, dysfunctional people, with absolutely minimal story, plot, acting, direction, sense, or purpose to get in the way. It's almost Ed-Woodian in it's gleeful disregard of knowledge of it's own lack of ambition to greatness. (If I may be allowed to construct a sentence that convoluted without being arrested by the Language Police.)

I had very few expectations from this film (Hell, after all, it IS a WWE film...), and the only thing that really disappointed me is the same thing I am disappointed by in most horror films. It was very, very predictable. At one point I was sitting there going, "...and now someone runs in and saves them," only to be rewarded by just that.

In the end, if you can accept the idea that a correctional institute would send a co-ed group of mixed violent and non-violent offenders to do heavy-duty industrial cleanup in street clothes and sandals for a weekend with only 2 chaperons, then nothing else the film asks you to accept will be much of a problem for you.

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