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Director:
Writers:
Scott Martin (original screenplay) and
C.W. Fallin (story)
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Release Date:
5 October 2010 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Some things shouldn't be disturbed.
Plot:
In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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William Forsythe ... Jim Fleming

Stacey Hinnen ... Freddy Brewer

Serah D'Laine ... Carey Fleming

Marcus T. Paulk ... Andrew

Carmen Perez ... Rodriguez

Daniel Benson ... Colin Brewer / The Creature (as Dan Benson)

Robert Zachar ... Faulkner

Scott Martin ... Kyle Dobbs
Darren Scott ... John
Eric Bivens-Bush ... Virgil

Jacob Bruce ... Wallace

Dennis LaValle ... Earl

Art LaFleur ... Ken Fleming

Directed by
Peter Atencio 
 
Writing credits
Scott Martin (original screenplay)

Marilee A. Benson  screenplay
C.W. Fallin  story and characters
Lori j Falzone chavez  screenplay (as Lori Chavez)

Produced by
James D. Benson .... producer
Lori j Falzone chavez .... co-producer (as Lori Chavez)
 
Original Music by
Bruce Fowler 
 
Cinematography by
Douglas E. Davis 
 
Casting by
MaKenzi Moore 
 
Production Design by
Robert W. Savina 
 
Set Decoration by
Jeremy Woolsey 
 
Costume Design by
Leslie Schilling 
 
Makeup Department
Jessica DeBen .... makeup artist
Nicole Gaudin .... hair stylist
Calla Victoria .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Lori Chavez .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Stanley B. Gill .... first assistant director
Wayne Douglas Morgan .... second assistant director
Thad Vassmer .... first assistant director: second unit
 
Art Department
John Gorman .... leadman
John Gorman .... on-set dresser
 
Sound Department
Tim Chilton .... foley artist
Lisle Engle .... sound re-recording mixer
Antonio Moncada .... sound mixer
David Torres .... foley mixer
 
Special Effects by
Dan Fandino .... assistant special effects
Davis Fandino .... creature effects
Matthew Killen .... creature effects
Marina Mestaz .... special effects makeup
Ken Speed .... special effects coordinator
 
Visual Effects by
Reuben Corona .... matte painter
 
Stunts
John Gorman .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Marty Boger .... dolly grip
Marty Boger .... key grip
Autumn Boh .... camera operator
Jayson S. Coddington .... best boy electric
C.W. Fallin .... second director of photography
Brad Garris .... electrician: day player
Brad Keyes .... grip
Ken LaValle .... still photographer
John T. Martin .... gaffer
John T. Martin .... key grip
Johnathon R. Martin .... best boy grip
Aeron McKeough .... assistant camera
 
Music Department
Bruce Fowler .... orchestrator
Kevin Globerman .... score recordist
Tiffany Jones .... music contractor
Kevin Kaska .... orchestrator
Eric Liljestrand .... music recordist
Eric Liljestrand .... score recordist
Carl Rydlund .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Stephanie Bertoni .... script supervisor
Mae Chapman .... craft service (as Mae Chapman-Jason)
Carolyn Fallin .... dialogue coach
John Gorman .... armorer
John Gorman .... safety coordinator
Amanda Silverstein .... production assistant
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for bloody creature violence, language and some sexuality/nudity
Runtime:
94 min | UK:90 min | Ireland:89 min
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Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:MA (2010) | Canada:14A (Ontario) | Ireland:12A (Violence) | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:NC-16 | South Korea:18 | UK:15 (Violence) | USA:R (certificate #46210)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Shot entirely on location on the oil rig "Mr. Charlie".See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: In the storyline description it says that the crew has no way off the rig. But drill rigs are usually equipped with at least two lifeboats that can each hold the entire crew. And in the opening shot of the movie an orange lifeboat is clearly visible on the side of the rig.See more »
Quotes:
Freddy Brewer:I'm gonna find this thing and I'm gonna kill it!See more »
Movie Connections:
References Aliens (1986)See more »

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7 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
This movie sucks, 10 March 2011
Author: harbinger987

Writing on behalf of Ron.Gray@NT.gov.Au, I lost all respect for William Forsythe after painstakingly watching this so called "filth" passed off as being a horror film. I know you do get bad films and all actors will make the odd bad movie, but this is beyond a joke. If the producers/directors of this movie decide to make a sequel, please feel free to get in contact and i will happily advise on how to make a proper horror movie. Bambi made me mess my pants more. I don't want to sound demeaning towards the movie as is it's obvious the whole film was filmed and created on a $5 budget, but let's get serious here folks, this is the movie industry and I was always under the firm belief that creating films was for entertainment purposes. This however comes under the category of don't even bother to watch again, this was so low budget I would prefer to watch Hannah Montana.

P.S. If you ever want to spend $5 on another movie, try make it more realistic, hey, here's a suggestion, try spending $6 next time.

P.P.S. Mr. William Forsythe, please never, ever, ever sign a contract to make such a rubbish film ever again, you are way too good to be wasting your talents on cheap films like this. (Sorry for being so blunt, but this film was just plain old filth.)

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