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The Kovak Box (2006)

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A sci-fi writer (Hutton) is invited to an island for a conference, only to discover that he's become lured into a trap.

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Cast

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David Norton
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Silvia Mendez
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Frank Kovak
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Jane Graham (as Georgia MacKenzie)
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Jaume
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Kathy
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Isabel Abarraga ...
Judy
Jorge Aguado de Gabriel ...
Man with Umbilical Cord
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Lift Passenger
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CNW Announcer
Nina Bagusat ...
Hostess
Keith Bartlett ...
Admirer
Julio Bastida ...
Telecinco Announcer
Jorge Bosch ...
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Consulate Employee
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Storyline

A sci-fi writer (Hutton) is invited to an island for a conference, only to discover that he's become lured into a trap.

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You're trapped... and you don't even know it.


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Rated R for some violent and disturbing content, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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12 January 2007 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

A Caixa Kovak  »

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Goofs

In the end credits the word "Psychologist" appears as "Phsycologist". See more »

Quotes

Kovak: Do you really think you have a choice?
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Connections

Features Arachnid (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Serial Blues
Written by Roque Baños
Performed by Isis Montero Expósito, Raúl Martínez Cathcart, Marcos Collado Fernández, Vicente Borrás Roig and Manolo Marí Riera
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Great combination thriller / sci-fi.
29 August 2007 | by (Subcrust Base 955 - Venus) – See all my reviews

Just watched this movie and it really held my attention. I am easily bored but this movie kept me interested all the way through. You have to pay attention because the story is very unusual, which makes it all the more interesting. This is the story of a mad scientist who wants to create a legacy and does so in a very unusual manner. The story begins with a number of people committing or attempting to commit suicide. The reason for this suicide outbreak is the plot of the movie. The acting was very good by both Timothy Hutton and the beautiful Spanish actress Lucia Jimenez. I enjoyed the suspense of the movie and towards the end there is a lot of action which reminded me of a James Bond movie. The twisted madman and the crazy scheme was also reminiscent of a Bond movie. I recommend this movie highly but pay attention so you know what is going on. 8/10


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