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The Cry -- Based on the haunting Latino legend of La Llorona. When a young mother in New York City comes under the spell of an anguished, vengeful spirit and collides with two detectives investigating a rise of mysterious murders, she must confront her horrifyi


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In New York, detective Alex Scott is investigating with his partner Sergio Perez the disappearance of several children... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Roberto Quintana Jr. ... La Llorona's Son
Jayden Vargas ... Tonio
Adriana Domínguez ... Maria
Quinn McCann ... Ryan Weit

Jane Petrov ... Lynn Weit

Christian Camargo ... Alex Scott

Carlos Leon ... Sergio Perez
Ron Dailey ... Man with Stroller

Kate Blumberg ... Judy Hardwich
Taylor Rae Jackson ... Lisa (as Taylor Jackson Brown)
Lisa G. ... Reporter Diane Penn

Izzy Ruiz ... Detective Vega
Kristin Taylor ... Detective Taylor
Caroline Cole ... Assistant DA Tanin

Skyler Fortgang ... Todd Scott

Teresa Yenque ... Woman mopping

Lorie Baker ... Secretary
Maryjean O'Neil ... Judy's Guard

Miriam Colon ... Gloria the Curandera (as Miriam Colón)

Jaime Tirelli ... Father Joe

Ed Wheeler ... Officer Owens
Miranda Rivera ... Young Maria
Rita Santistevan ... Maria's Mother
Chris Marcantel ... Jake the Drunk (as Christopher Marcantel)
Randy Cherkas ... Harry the Drunk
Trudy Healy ... La Llorona
Bernadine Santistevan ... La Llorona (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Neisha Alvarado ... Interviewee (uncredited)

Directed by
Bernadine Santistevan 
Writing credits
Bernadine Santistevan  and
Monique Salazar 

Produced by
Pete Ballard .... executive producer: post production
Laura Blum .... producer
Brian Bremer .... post-production producer
Juan Dapena .... producer
Javier Ramírez Sandoval .... producer
Bernadine Santistevan .... producer
Original Music by
Dean Parker 
Cinematography by
Richard Lopez 
Film Editing by
Dario Bigi 
Doug Forbes 
Casting by
Adrienne Stern 
Production Design by
Tamar Gadish 
Art Direction by
Shaun Motley 
Costume Design by
Rosemary Lepre 
Makeup Department
Leniese Gatto .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kevin W. Fitzgerald .... second assistant director
Ryan W. Gates .... assistant director
Jeffrey Charlton Umberger .... first assistant director: Atlanta
Art Department
Juan Sanchez .... storyboard artist
Moira Shaughnessy .... set dresser
Sound Department
Joseph Adorisio II .... audio layback
Leslie Bloom .... foley artist
Jeremy Crowder .... dialogue editor
Tom Efinger .... sound re-recording mixer
Blake Eiseman .... foley & adr
Blake Eiseman .... recording editor
Blake Eiseman .... sound designer
Craig Feldman .... boom operator
Michael Gassert .... additional sound mixer
Nicholas Schenck .... additional sound editor (as Nicholas J. Schenck)
Craig Spencer .... co-sound designer
Visual Effects by
David C. Ballard .... digital compositor
Tim Pethel .... visual effects
Justin Sucara .... visual effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Maceo Bishop .... Steadicam operator
Randy Frostig .... director of photography: Georgia
David Isern .... Steadicam operator
Aaron Medick .... steadicam operator
Michael P. Prisco Jr. .... gaffer
Casting Department
Kimberly Hope .... casting associate
Editorial Department
David C. Ballard .... on-line/color correction
Noel Dowd .... additional editing
Claudia Goodwin .... post-production coordinator
Jay Hunt .... color correction
Leann Leagans .... post-production coordinator
Robert Peterson .... assistant editor
Ethan Segal .... assistant tape operator
Music Department
Jason Stasium .... music scoring mixer
Other crew
Slava Gordon .... production assistant
Veronica Mulero .... script supervisor
Dylan Tancill .... production assistant
Kristel Wedin .... production assistant

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Rated R for disturbing violent images and some language
83 min
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2 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Worst movie ever made in the history of all movies!!!!!!!, 3 June 2009
Author: reneejayy30 from United States

What in the world was this about??? I noticed early on that this movie was taking an deep plummet toward tastelessness when I figured out what was happening to the children! This is absolutely the worst movie I have ever, seen in the 35 years that I have been living in this world!

I don't think I have ever seen a worse movie. At least nothing that would 've surpassed this this total waste of time and space! How was anyone able to convince a movie production company to green light such a pointless heap of cow dung is beyond me!! Please America, save your brain cells for something like Benjamin Button or some other good movie recommendations. I don't want to give to many details, so that you may have a chance to watch for yourself, If you dare. Ohterwise, you have been warned!!!!

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