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Writers:
Jack Ketchum (screenplay)
Jack Ketchum (based upon the book by)
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Release Date:
28 August 2009 (Canada) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire... See more » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
Cannibals, killer children, Female leader See more (25 total) »

Cast

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Jessica Butler ... Eartheater
Kelly Carey ... Loreen Kaltsas

Holter Graham ... Vic Manetti
T.J. Graye ... Gloria
Stephen Grey ... First Stolen

Amy Hargreaves ... Amy Halbard

Taylor Piedmonte ... Miles Harrison

Art Hindle ... George Chandler
Erick Kastel ... Stephen Carey
John Kochahney ... Cave Baby
Matt Larkin ... Cop #1
Daniel Lemieux ... Cop #2

Spencer List ... Rabbit
Jack Ketchum ... Max Joseph (as Dallas Mayr)

Pollyanna McIntosh ... The Woman
Scott Mellema ... Detective
Emma Elizabeth Messing ... Baby Melissa (as Emma Messing)

Andrew Elvis Miller ... David Halbard
Will Miller ... Biting Baby Double
Preston Mulligan ... Boy
Ed Nelson ... Cow (as Edward Nelson)

Tommy Nelson ... Luke
Frank Olsen ... Will Campbell
Leigh Shannan Feldpausch ... Second Stolen (as Leigh Shannan)

Ahna Tessler ... Claire Carey
Robert Tonino ... EMS

Andrew van den Houten ... Assistant Medical Examiner
Jana Veldheer ... Hitchhiker Susan

Rachel White ... Girl
Luke Sass ... Policeman
Peter Sass ... Policeman
Tommy Sass ... Policeman
Tracy Lorenz ... Policeman
Chris Martinez ... Policeman

Directed by
Andrew van den Houten 
 
Writing credits
Jack Ketchum (screenplay)

Jack Ketchum (based upon the book by)

Produced by
Joe Dreier .... co-executive producer
Moses Gross .... executive producer
Art Hindle .... associate producer
Zorinah Juan .... associate producer
Zorinah Juan .... line producer
William M. Miller .... producer
Frank Olsen .... executive producer
Robert Tonino .... producer
Ildi Toth Davy .... co-executive producer
Andrew van den Houten .... producer
 
Original Music by
Ryan Shore 
 
Cinematography by
William M. Miller (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Douglas Buck 
 
Casting by
Cindi Rush 
 
Production Design by
Krista Gall 
Brian Rzepka 
 
Costume Design by
Michael Bevins 
 
Makeup Department
Ellen Arden .... key makeup artist
Kevin Martinez .... assistant special makeup effects
Laura Menear .... wig designer
Anthony Pepe .... key special effects makeup artist
Heather Dawn Spataro .... assistant makeup artist
 
Production Management
Zorinah Juan .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sarah Grant .... first assistant director
David Patton .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Aaron Bannasch .... art assistant
Ryan Beasecker .... shop foreman
Ryan Copping .... art assistant
Krista Gall .... set designer
Kristen Gorlitz .... property master
Matt Nesbary .... art intern
Kevin Parson .... set dresser
Josh Rovner .... sets: second unit
Rob Yapkowitz .... set: second unit
 
Sound Department
Eli Cohn .... adr engineer
John D'Aquino .... sound mixer
Spencer Hall .... sound post supervisor
Spencer Hall .... sound re-recording mixer
Jeff Hoisington .... boom operator
David C. Huet .... additional boom
Andrew Smetek .... dialogue editor
Andrew Smetek .... sound designer
 
Special Effects by
Anthony Pepe .... special effects makeup
 
Visual Effects by
Peter M. O'Neill .... digital compositor
 
Stunts
Dan Lemieux .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ryan Beasecker .... key grip
Chris Clarke .... gaffer
Andrew Dickieson .... second assistant camera
Jamie A. Marlowe .... first assistant camera
Casey McClurken .... electrician
Erica Thurlow .... best boy electric
 
Casting Department
Fiona McMaster .... extras casting
Michele B. Weiss .... casting associate
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kathryn Robertson .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Bradley J. Kirsch .... assistant editor
Pat Mathews .... senior film colorist
Peter M. O'Neill .... on-line editor
 
Other crew
Jackie Fletcher .... production accountant
Valentin Galvan .... assistant production office coordinator
David C. Huet .... production assistant (as Dave Huet)
Lee McEwen .... production assistant
Josh Orgeck .... production assistant
Lluis Fe Perez .... key production assistant
David Pollison .... acquisitions for Ghost House Underground
Scott Symons .... intern
Joe Warner .... script supervisor
 

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Rated R for strong bloody violence and gore, disturbing situations, language, nudity and some sexuality
Runtime:
Germany:100 min (European Film Market) | USA:79 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
At least one of the cannibals in this movie is really a vegetarian.See more »
Goofs:
Errors in geography: Though set in Northern Maine, sheriff deputy cars have a logo of the state of Michigan.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Flaming Star (1960)See more »
Soundtrack:
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11 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
Cannibals, killer children, Female leader, 18 October 2009
Author: darleneshadow from central, IA

This is about a primitive family of people that are cannibals and live like cavemen. It could have been a real steaming pile and that is what I expected, but it was really good! There is LOTS OF GORE so it that isn't what your in the mood for, then pass on this one. I was really impressed with the special effects and they had a great cast! These people actually knew how to act which is rare in horror films. The hero in this story is actually a young, preadolescent boy. The antagonist lead is played by a woman. Those 2 things alone make this unique enough to kept me interested throughout the film. I also love that they weren't afraid to make the children killers or to kill them. As a horror movie it DEFINITELY deserves better than a 5. I have seen some real crap in the horror genre that was rated a 5. I wish that people that don't like the genre at all would just QUIT VOTING!! It isn't fair to true fans.

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