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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Eric Poppen (written by) &
Zev Berman (written by)
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Release Date:
9 April 2009 (Mexico) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A Sacrifice Will Be Made See more »
Plot:
On a trip to a Mexican border town, three college friends stumble upon a human-sacrifice cult. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
Not bad, but not even near great either See more (54 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Brian Presley ... Ed

Rider Strong ... Phil

Jake Muxworthy ... Henry

Beto Cuevas ... Santillan

Martha Higareda ... Valeria

Sean Astin ... Randall

Damián Alcázar ... Ulises

Marco Bacuzzi ... Gustavo

Roberto Sosa ... Luis

José María Yazpik ... Zoilo

Humberto Busto ... Mario

Elizabeth Cervantes ... Anna
Francesca Guillén ... Lupe
Alenka Rios ... Amelia
Tomás Goros ... Captain Ramirez
Wilebardo Bucio ... Ghost Rider (as Wilebardo 'Balo' Bucio)
Julian Bucio ... Drunk Man in Strip Club
Eric Poppen ... Columbian Drug Lord #1
Daniel Herrera Arau ... Enricco - Colombian Drug Lord #2
Andrés Tagliavini ... Cult Member
Fernando Felix ... Cult Member
Nasser Milanes ... Cult Member
Joel Navarro ... Cult Member
Zahida Saucedo ... Cult Member
Montserrat de León ... Cult Member (as Montserrat Leon)

Mircea Monroe ... Nancy - Girl at Beach
Maribel Alaniz ... Stripper
Kate Berman ... Hospital Nurse
Leopoldo Bueno ... Hotel Guest
Mario Lozano ... Hotel Guest
Socorro Nava ... Hotel Guest
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kathryn Tamblyn ... Courtney

Directed by
Zev Berman 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Eric Poppen (written by) &
Zev Berman (written by)

Produced by
Rossana Arau .... line producer
Mike Crawford .... line producer
Deborah Davis .... executive producer
Randall Emmett .... producer
George Furla .... producer
Susan Jackson .... executive producer
Lauren Moews .... producer
Vance Owen .... executive producer
Keith Previte .... executive producer
Jeff Rice .... executive producer
Elisa Salinas .... producer
M. Dal Walton III .... executive producer
Steve Whitney .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Andrés Levin 
 
Cinematography by
Scott Kevan 
 
Film Editing by
Eric Strand 
 
Casting by
Claudia Becker 
Matthew Lessall 
Efrain Lomeli 
Lynn Reinstein 
 
Production Design by
Tim Galvin 
 
Set Decoration by
Pachilu Moreno 
 
Costume Design by
Monica Araiz 
 
Makeup Department
Ozzy Alvarez .... special makeup effects artist
Raul Covarrubias .... key hair stylist (as Raúl Covarrubias)
Elvia Felix Herrera .... assistant makeup and hair (as Elvia Félix Herrera)
Grady Holder .... makeup effects technician: K.N.B. EFX Group
Joanna Monototo Gomez .... second assistant hair (as Joanna Montoto)
Julián Saavedra .... tattoo design
Felipe Salazar .... makeup supervisor
Caleb Schneider .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Tania Araiz .... production manager
Ernesto Garabito .... unit production manager
Jamie Mercer .... production manager: second unit
Kurt Tuffendsam .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Renan Bendersky .... second assistant director (as Renán Bendersky)
Ricardo Del Río .... first assistant director
Jose Jimenez .... assistant director: second unit (as J. Abel Jiminez)
Jose Jimenez .... second assistant director (as José Abel Jiménez)
Joshua Malkin .... second unit director
 
Art Department
Angel Daniel Adeli Chaidez .... scenic/painter (as Angel Adeli)
Ernesto Adeli .... carpenter
Jesus Aispouro Rios .... carpenter (as Jesus Aispuro)
Javier Carbajal .... carpenter
Enrique Carvajal Castillo .... carpenter (as Enrique Carbajal)
Jesus Chaidez Marquez .... paint foreman (as Jesús Gabriel Chaidez)
Jose Refugio Chaidez Marquez .... construction foreman (as Jose R. Chaidez)
Rafael Adeli Chaidez .... carpenter
Aimee Dominguez .... assistant property master
Kevin Farrell .... storyboard artist
Miguel Angel Gamboa .... set dresser
Ronaldo Glaumitz .... swing gang
Guillermo Abraham Gutierrez Barba .... scenic/painter (as Guillermo Gutiérrez)
Juan Manuel Gutierrez Barba .... carpenter (as Juan Manuel Gutierrez)
Daniel Herrera Arau .... art department coordinator (as Daniel Herrera)
Carol Hummel .... props buyer
Kevin Hummel .... co-property master
Robert Hummel .... property master
Yasmin Lopez Arestegui .... assistant set decorator (as Yasmin Lopez)
Pablo Maanon .... on-set dresser
Dana MacDuff .... co-property master
Ernesto S. Martinez .... carpenter (as Ernesto Martinez)
Angel Orona Moreno .... set dresser
Jose Alberto Olivas .... carpenter
Tony Perez .... lead man
José Antonio Pérez .... lead set dresser
Luis Alonso Pérez .... art department production assistant
Jesus Javier Quiroz .... swing gang
Raul Roberto .... swing gang
Reynaldo Santiago Santiago .... head scenic (as Reynaldo Santiago)
Simon Vazquez Sanchez .... carpenter (as Simon Vazquez)
Benito Vazquez Vazquez .... carpenter (as Benito Vazquez)
Hector Vázquez Sánchez .... construction coordinator (as Hector 'Tito' Vazquez)
 
Sound Department
Gregg Barbanell .... foley artist
Brian Best .... sound re-recording mixer
Brian Best .... supervising sound editor
Richard Burton .... sound re-recording mixer
Richard Burton .... supervising sound editor
Gabriel Coll Barberis .... sound mixer
Lorita de la Cerna .... foley mixer & editor
Corey Eccles .... sound editor
Young-kon Kim .... sound editor
Keith Robinson .... sound designer
 
Special Effects by
Manuel Cordero .... special effects supervisor
Dirk Rogers .... lab technician: K.N.B. EFX
 
Visual Effects by
Erick Schiele .... main title designer
Erick Schiele .... poster design
Thomas Mathai .... data manager (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Hugo Aguilera .... stunt double
Balo Bucio .... stunt double
Bernardo Bucio .... stunt double
Julian Bucio .... stunt coordinator (as Julián Bucio)
Eduardo Estrella .... stunt double
Jose Antonio Garcia .... utility stunts (as José Antonio García)
Juan Carlos Olalde .... utility stunts
Rafael Valdez .... utility stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Casey Alicino .... dolly grip
Casey Alicino .... key grip
Mario A. Angel .... grip
Kevin Aragon .... electrician
Carlos Aranda .... electrician
Raul Cebreros Barcelo .... electrician
Luis Calva .... dolly grip
Francisco De La Cueva .... grip
John Doherty .... second assistant camera: second unit
Manuel Galaviz Delgado .... electrician (as Manuel Galaviz)
Josh Greer .... second assistant camera
Jaime Herrera V. .... grip (as Jaime Herrera)
Trevor Houghton .... electrician (as Trevor Haughton)
Bodie Hyman .... grip
Alexa Ihrt .... electrician
Oscar Inzunza .... best boy electric
Eric Leach .... cinematographer: second unit
Chris Lindsay .... grip
Chris Lindsay .... key grip: second unit
Edgar Luzanilla .... best boy grip
Heriberto Luzanilla .... electrician
Dominic Mainl .... first assistant camera
Jeffrey Miller .... grip
Nathaniel Miller .... loader
Gustavo Oliva .... gaffer
Cory Peavler .... grip (as Cory Peauler)
Mark Robinson .... first assistant camera: second unit
Amanda Treyz .... electrician
Luis Gerardo Valenzuela .... grip (as Luis G. Valenzuela)
Edwin Ventura .... electrician
Tristan Whitman .... camera operator
Chuck Zlotnick .... still photographer
Chris Lindsay .... rigging key grip (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Karlo Colado .... extras casting production assistant
Efrain Lomeli .... extras casting director (as Efraín Lomelí Verdín)
Lucio López Laux .... assistant casting: MX
Lynn Reinstein .... assistant casting: LA
Zeiddy Silva Ríos .... extras casting assistant (as Zeiddy Silva Rios)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lorena Aguilar .... seamstress
Belen Gimenez .... assistant wardrobe (as Belén Giménez)
Alfredo Michelle .... wardrobe supervisor
Linda Naitze Ruiz .... on-set costumer (as Linda Nahze Ruiz)
 
Editorial Department
Rick J. Brown .... colorist: dailies (as Rick Brown)
Michael Hatzer .... digital intermediate colorist: Efilm
Christian Prejza .... digital intermediate producer
Kurt Tuffendsam .... first assistant editor
 
Music Department
Janice Ginsberg .... music supervisor
Keith Robinson .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Gene Alford .... transportation coordinator
Joel Anselmo .... driver
Al Bartoli .... driver (as Al Bartoni)
Joe Bodle .... driver (as Joe Bodel)
Juan Carlos Bucio .... driver
Arturo Bustos .... driver
Scott E. Corly .... driver: honeywagon (as Scott Coreley)
Ricardo de Francisco Romero .... driver (as Ricardo Romero)
Robert Feggans .... driver (as Robert Freggan)
Hector M. Gonzalez .... transportation captain (as Héctor González)
Mauro Guerrero .... driver
Guillermo Guidemin .... driver
Roberto Lopez .... driver (as Roberto López)
James Magnum .... driver
José Martinez .... driver
Chris Miller .... driver
John Ober .... driver (as John E. Ober)
Hugo Ocana .... driver
Tom Provenzano .... driver
Cornelio Ramirez .... driver
Ignacio Revelo .... driver
Benjamin Rivera .... driver
Julian Saavedra .... transportation captain (as Julián Saavedra)
Terrence Smith .... driver
Daniel Talavera Diaz .... driver (as Daniel Talavera)
Roberto Rene Varela .... driver
Simon Victorio .... transportation captain (as Simón Victorio)
J. Armin Garza II .... driver: camera car (uncredited)
John Proctor .... driver: hair/makeup trailer (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Ma. Dolores Acosta .... assistant accountant (as Dolores Acosta)
Carlos A. Appel .... production assistant
Andrea Araiz .... production coordinator: Mexico City
Rafael Briseño .... craft service
Salvador Briseño .... craft service
Shelley Marie Brown .... promotions
Juan Bueno .... script translator
Manuel Campillo .... location production assistant
Maritza Carbajal .... set production assistant (as Nadia Carbajal)
Juan Manuel Carretero .... craft service
Manuel Castro .... key set production assistant
Francisco Cervantes .... craft service
Rosie Charbonneau .... assistant: Randall Emmett and George Furla
Montserrat de León .... production assistant (as Montserrat Léon)
Jose Guadalupe Fuentes .... location clean up crew
Jorge Garcia .... location clean up crew
Mariana Paola Giordano .... production assistant
Paola Giordano .... production assistant
Fernando Guzmán .... assistant location manager
Osmar Hernández .... advisor: Santeria/Palo Mayombe
Héctor Hidalgo .... craft service
Kelly Leffler .... script supervisor
Germán Ernesto Margáin .... location manager (as Germán Margain)
Juana Delgado Mariscal .... location clean up crew
Jamie Mercer .... production coordinator
Aaron Nakashoji .... production assistant
Roberto Oliver .... production assistant
Jennifer Olivo .... set production assistant
Francisco J. Otapa .... craft service
Nicolás Polito .... craft service
Allan Preciado .... set medic
Christian Quiroz .... craft service
Jesús Rivero .... craft service
David Roberson .... unit publicist
Arturo Romero .... production accountant (as Arturo Romero Sanchez)
Vicente Rosales .... craft service
Rick Rosenthal .... production counsel
Agustin Salgado .... craft service
Concepcion Saucedo .... production coordinator
Conchita Saucedo .... production coordinator
Zahida Saucedo .... production assistant
Todd C. Smith .... key assistant production coordinator
Todd C. Smith .... production assistant
Armando Suárez .... production assistant
Andrés Tagliavini .... production consultant: Mexico
Kathryn Tamblyn .... assistant production coordinator: Los Angeles
Kathryn Tamblyn .... production assistant
Stanley Tepper .... finance executive: Emmett Furla Films
José A. Ubaldo .... craft service
Edwin Ventura .... condor operator
Fernando Guzman Villegas .... assistant location manager
Tom Walker .... consultant: US/Mexico
Andrés Yakulta .... set medic
Rubén Zuniga .... set medic
Andrea Araiz .... contact liaison (uncredited)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for strong grisly violence/torture, drug use, language and some sexuality/nudity
Runtime:
105 min (unrated version)
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Certification:
Australia:MA | Germany:Not Rated (SPIO/JK) (uncut) | Germany:18 (cut) | Italy:VM18 (orginal rating) | Italy:VM14 (re-rating) | Mexico:C | Netherlands:16 | New Zealand:R18 | Portugal:M/18 | Singapore:M18 | South Korea:18 | USA:R | USA:Unrated (DVD rating)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Loosely based in a case occurred in Mexico in 1989 of a group called "narcosatanicos" who killed at least 20 people and their bodies were used in satanic cults. They were accused of the murder of Mark Kirloy, a student who disappeared in march 1989 and killed by this group during a spring break.See more »
Quotes:
Ed:Hola. Una mas cerveza, por favor.
Valeria:'Fabor'.
Ed:Pardon?
Valeria:'Fabor'. the V is pronounced like a B. 'Fabor. Cerbeza'.
Ed:Sorry. My Spanish sucks.
Valeria:At least you can order a beer at a strip club.
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Soundtrack:
No Hay GarantíaSee more »

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9 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
Not bad, but not even near great either, 12 June 2008

I was a bit curious about this movie by the synopsis and specially for being based on a true story (that was what really got my attention in the 1st place), and it kinds of tells a little bit of the story and it's not that bad on the genre that's included for a movie. But i was a lot disappointed because i was excepting a bit more attention in the cult, folklore, beliefs, framing in the time and space of the story itself etc... In resume: i was expecting that would go deeper on the story and it's angles, explanations, ''whys'' and ''hows'', events, and not so much ''kicks and punches in the trunks'' what turns it a bit boring. We got to know there was a cult and 3 Americans on a supposing ''go wild'' trip and have fun before facing university, that got caught by the cult. but that's it. the rest is runnings and punchings, fightings and a few chopped heads, a few gun shots, a bit of blood and screaming... In the end, i ended up learning more about the Santeria cult, it's beliefs and length of actions, and what was really going on behind all that, in a review i read here and not in the movie. So, it's not bad, well performed for it's purpose, but ...the purpose was not up to my expectations of actually hearing a true story told.

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