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  (in credits order)
Michael Hampton ... Tom
Ryan Sterling ... Archie
Devon Iott ... Veronica

Chase Hemphill ... Philip
Ben Williams ... Vernon (as Ben Bowden)

Davis Jaye ... Man In Black

Bill Devlin ... Manager

Eric Toms ... Young Man

Stephanie Skewes ... Young Woman

Directed by
Graham Ratliff 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Garett Ratliff  writer

Produced by
Donna Ratliff .... producer
Garett Ratliff .... producer
Graham Ratliff .... producer
Jerimac Ratliff .... producer
Original Music by
Jason De Meo 
Garett Ratliff 
Cinematography by
Kate Sobol 
Production Design by
Shari Ratliff 
Art Direction by
Marc Graiser 
Katriel Rotramel 
Costume Design by
Lyssa Myska Allen 
Makeup Department
Melanie Deforrest .... makeup department head
Kim Green .... makeup artist
Production Management
Andrew J. Wahlquist .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robert Ferguson .... second assistant director
Vicki Goldsmith .... first assistant director
Travis D. Martin .... additional first assistant director
Art Department
Sarah Contant .... set designer
Ashley Nicolaides .... art department intern
Megan Romero .... graphic designer
Sound Department
Casey A. Fife .... sound effects editor
Ted Hamer .... supervising sound editor
Sam C. Lewis .... foley editor
Sam C. Lewis .... foley recordist
Michael J. McDonald .... sound re-recording mixer (as Michael McDonald)
Michael J. McDonald .... supervising sound editor (as Michael McDonald)
G.W. Pope III .... sound editor
G.W. Pope .... sound effects editor
Alex Ullrich .... foley artist
Brad Whitcanack .... sound effects editor
Special Effects by
Melanie Deforrest .... special effects director
Jeff Scott .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Melissa Cobb .... assistant camera
Nikki Gray .... first assistant camera
Andy Jagerson .... first assistant camera
Thomas McCarty .... Steadicam operator
Thomas McCarty .... first assistant camera
Matthias Schubert .... gaffer
Dwight Elliott Stone .... key grip
Nathan Udall .... digital imaging technician
Christopher S. Walters .... best boy electric
Jake Werner .... grip
Editorial Department
Matthias Schubert .... additional editor
Kate Sobol .... additional editor
Jerry M. Ratliff .... in memory of
Mike Villarino .... special thanks

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13 out of 42 people found the following review useful.
Dark comedy with all the best stuff!, 18 February 2009
Author: cindymyska from Austin, TX

Great movie! This is my kind of horror film. There are lots of suspenseful moments, interspersed with pockets of tongue in cheek humor that made me laugh out loud! Oh, and a love story to boot! and great music! This movie was extremely entertaining while in the theater, and very thought provoking on the ride home. The other three people in my car and I had a lively discussion after the movie. I loved the movie as I watched it and then still loved it as it opened up so much discussion! The characters were all well developed, and yet each one had a bit of non-formulaic mystery and intrigue that made each of us in the car get attached to a different one. And we kept quoting lines from the movie for weeks afterward. Now that's a good movie!

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