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An unknown creature terrorizes an archeological dig in the middle of a desolate New Mexico town.

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Kale
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Tanya the waitress
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Frank the trucker
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Grandpa
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Nodin
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Hank
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Annie Flynn
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Harlan
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In the desert area of Hat Creek, cows are found partially devoured and the farmers believe that a wolf is attacking the cattle. The alcoholic Sheriff Annie Flynn is called by the local farmer Rob Horn to witness the remains of an animal to request reimbursement from the government and for an accident with a tank truck that is blocking the road. However, Annie sooner discovers that an ancient alien creature sent to annihilate life on Earth hundreds of years ago was released by the Indian Kale during an archaeological excavation in the desert. The Indian Caya and a group of travelers stranded in the spot without gas together with Annie and Kale try to find a means to destroy the alien and save mankind. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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27 April 2007 (USA)  »

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Kale puts a knife through the dead trucker's chest. In the close-ups the body is wearing a red shirt, which the knife goes through. In the other shots, the body is topless. See more »

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Nodin: [examining the alien piece from the crash] This thing is of unnatural organisms.
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References Annie Oakley (1954) See more »

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Written by Zach Selwyn
Performed by Zachariah and the Lobos Riders
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good cast and interesting characters deserve better than this misfire
24 December 2007 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Long Buried creature is dug up at an archaeological dig, it then goes off and terrorizes the people around a remote filing station. good characters are lost in a movie that just doesn't work. It looks good, the actors are there but there is something about this that just doesn't work. To be certain the monster scenes don't make a hell of a lot of sense. They seem to be more structured to produce an effect rather than follow the plot. The problem is the early scenes where we don't see the creature are just confused and then once we do see the monster-which looks like a version of HR Giger's Alien with a smaller head, it just feels like we've been here before. A misfire thats more of interest as puzzle to unlock as to why it doesn't work, rather than as a scary movie. I really do wish the characters (and the actors) had something better to be in.


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