MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 40,175 this week

The River: Legend of La Llorona (2006)

Video  -  Horror  -  18 April 2006 (USA)
4.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.0/10 from 56 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 2 critic

Residents of a small inn are haunted by the ghost of a lady who drowned her children. She seeks revenge by killing off the inn's residents one by one.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

DVD
a list of 1837 titles
created 23 Apr 2012
 
a list of 1369 titles
created 29 Jul 2012
 
a list of 753 titles
created 29 Jan 2013
 
a list of 656 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 6912 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The River: Legend of La Llorona (Video 2006)

The River: Legend of La Llorona (Video 2006) on IMDb 4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The River: Legend of La Llorona.
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Miguel
Mary Sanchez ...
Ann Marie / Weeping Lady
...
Mary
...
Sam
Reshma Freeman ...
Luciana (as Carrie Wallace)
Ed Diaz ...
Estevan
Marcelo Molina ...
Santiago
Tina Truong ...
Nurse
...
Pablo
Nicole Williams ...
Cloaked Figure
Ariel Sanchez ...
Cloaked Figure
Terrence Williams ...
(voice)
Edit

Storyline

The urban legend of La Llorona (Spanish for The Weeping Lady), comes to life in this morbid tale about the monstrous, vengeful boogie woman who wanders near bodies of water and wails into the night for her lost children, who she drowned after being spurned and deserted by their father. Miguel, a mercenary, soon learns that La Llorona is anything but a legend, when he is commissioned to locate and return a young runaway to a sleepy riverside town in order to rid it of La Llorona's curse. Miguel is successful in recovering the young girl; however as he is nearing the town he swerves to avoid a figure standing in the road and crashes his car. Awakening, he finds that the young girl is missing and heads towards the town to find her. There he discovers that cashing in might mean cashing out, in a story filled with Latin mythology, irony, and deception. Written by Terrence Williams

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

la llorona

Taglines:

Still Waters Run Deep.

Genres:

Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 April 2006 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was shot in 6 days. Most scenes were shot in front of a blue screen. Mary Sanchez played dual roles as Ann Marie, and La Llorona the Weeping Lady. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Effective Creepiness On A Low Budget!
2 June 2009 | by (New York,NY USA) – See all my reviews

"The River: Legend of La Llorona" sets up the story in a opening prologue by telling the tragic legend and source of the curse that has plagued this small Latino community. The community has been terrorized by a female ghost who is killing off everyone while searching for her children whom she had drowned years before in retaliation to her estranged husband.

"The River: Legend of La Llorona" is part of the "Decrepit Crypt of Nightmares" DVD collection of low budget alternative cinema b-movies. The quality of this collection leaves much to be desired and so I tend to lower my expectations. For the most part the films I've seen so far have been passable with one exception. I thought "The River: Legend of La Llorona" would be one of the worse inputs and was pleasantly surprised at how effective this feature was. It's a really creepy film that works really well despite the obvious low budget. Worth a look!


4 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wow... Not That Bad..! kfipaul
Discuss The River: Legend of La Llorona (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?