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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Rikki Gagne ... Junkie

Jen Soska ... Geek

Sylvia Soska ... Badass / 1989 The Cunt
C.J. Wallis ... Goody Two Shoes (as CJ Wallis)

Loyd Bateman ... Killer
Farley M. Gagne ... Billy (as Farley M Gagne)

Tasha Moth ... Hooker

Carlos Gallardo ... God
Ed Brando ... Emergency Doctor
Tammy Field ... Youth Group Girl
Tyler Hjorthoy ... Youth Group Punk
Piper Hjorthoy ... Guardian Angel
Dario Paris ... Youth Group Guy
Michael Schaldemose ... Helpful Man

John Tench ... Cowboy Pimp

Nickolas Baric ... Cop #1 (as Nickolos Baric)
David Barkes ... Motel Manager
Jamie Bell ... Weirdo (as James Bell)
Kiwi O'Gorman ... Stoner Clerk (as Nevyn Nunchaku Noir)
John J. Gulayets ... Sketchy Guy (as John J Gulayets)
Palamino ... Goat
Eric Steel ... Random Guy

Hugo Steele ... Cop #2
John Van Graven ... Semi-Truck Driver
Marius Soska ... 1977 Rabbi
Spencer Barkes ... 1987 Killer
Tanin Kayvan ... 1987 Girlfriend
Gwendy Bug ... 1989 Gwen (as Gwendy Bug [R.I.P.])
Dahlia Moth ... 1989 Geek / 1989 Badass

Denton Winn ... 1989 Bad Dad (as Denton E Winn)

Zara Durrani ... 1995 Prom Date (as Zora Durrani)
Evan Morgan ... 1995 Killer
Aaron Au ... Triad

Raymond Chan ... Triad
Philip Chang ... Triad
Alex Chiang ... Triad
Trevor Addie ... Dumbell
Martin Dudzik ... Dumbell
Trevor Gemma ... Dumbell
Donavin Kuhl ... Dumbell (as Donovan Kuhl)

Joel McGowan ... Dumbell
Kyle Skene ... Dumbell
Ben Van Kleek ... Dumbell
Fredrick The Dee ... Himself
Snowy Angel ... Himself
Allison Einarson ... Hooker (as Allison Clark)
Dawn Duffy ... Hooker
Stacy Mitchell ... Hooker
John Seed ... Hooker
Jeffrey K. Arnold ... Incura (as Jeffrey K Arnold)
Gatlin Fitzgerald ... Incura
Kyle Gruninger ... Incura
Jim McLaren ... Incura
Jono Olsen ... Incura
Christian Aldred ... Incura Fan
Mike Birkwieser ... Incura Fan
Ariane Boily ... Incura Fan
Brian Fick ... Incura Fan

Nicole Lissner ... Incura Fan
Tracy Lissner ... Incura Fan
Katherine E. Mintz ... Incura Fan (as Katherine Mintz)
Connie 'Cass' Ng ... Incura Fan
Anthony Taylor ... Incura Fan
Michael Wade ... Incura Fan
Lance Dziurzynski ... Bouncer
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Directed by
Jen Soska  (as Jen)
Sylvia Soska 
 
Writing credits
Jen Soska (written by) (as Jen) &
Sylvia Soska (written by)

Produced by
Loyd Bateman .... producer
Donald Charge .... producer (as Don Charge)
Agnes Soska .... producer
Jen Soska .... producer (as Jen)
Marius Soska .... producer
Sylvia Soska .... producer
Mary Ann Van Graven .... producer
 
Original Music by
C.J. Wallis  (as CJ Wallis)
 
Cinematography by
Loyd Bateman (camera operation by)
C.J. Wallis (camera operation by) (as CJ Wallis)
 
Film Editing by
C.J. Wallis  (as CJ Wallis)
 
Set Decoration by
Loyd Bateman 
Dahlia Moth 
Tasha Moth 
Jen Soska  (as Jen)
Sylvia Soska 
Gary Starkell 
C.J. Wallis  (as CJ Wallis)
 
Makeup Department
Alyssa Satow .... prosthetic effects (as Alyssa)
Katie Satow .... prosthetic effects
Jennifer Slavin .... additional makeup effects
Kyla Rose Tremblay .... additional makeup effects
Mary Ann Van Graven .... key hair stylist
Mary Ann Van Graven .... key makeup artist
Mary Ann Van Graven .... prosthetic effects
 
Sound Department
C.J. Wallis .... adr mixer (as CJ Wallis)
C.J. Wallis .... foley (as CJ Wallis)
C.J. Wallis .... production sound mixer (as CJ Wallis)
C.J. Wallis .... sound designer (as CJ Wallis)
C.J. Wallis .... sound editor (as CJ Wallis)
C.J. Wallis .... sound mixing (as CJ Wallis)
 
Special Effects by
David Barkes .... pyrotechnic effects: Thistlehead FX
David Barkes .... special effects: blood, gore & fire, Thistlehead FX
 
Visual Effects by
Loyd Bateman .... additional visual effects
C.J. Wallis .... visual effects (as CJ Wallis)
 
Stunts
Trevor Addie .... stunt driver
Trevor Addie .... wire puller
Nickolas Baric .... wire puller (as Nickolos Baric)
Loyd Bateman .... stunt coordinator
Loyd Bateman .... stunt driver
Lauro Chartrand .... stunt coordinator
Kimberly Chiang .... stunt coordinator (as Kim Chiang)
Kimberly Chiang .... stunt double: Geek (as Kim Chiang)
Mark Chin .... wire puller
Laura Lee Connery .... stunt double: Badass
Laura Lee Connery .... stunt driver
Duane Dickinson .... stunt driver (as Dwayne Dickenson)
Darryl Quon .... wire puller (as Darryl Quan)
Jacob Rupp .... stunt coordinator
Jeff Sanca .... stunt driver
Maja Stace-Smith .... stunt double: Badass
Hugo Steele .... utility stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Trevor Addie .... additional camera operator
Loyd Bateman .... lighting
Ed Brando .... lighting
Jen Soska .... additional camera operator (as Jen)
Sylvia Soska .... additional camera operator
Zach Steele .... additional lighting
C.J. Wallis .... lighting (as CJ Wallis)
 
Editorial Department
Sylvia Soska .... first assistant editor
C.J. Wallis .... color correction (as CJ Wallis)
 
Other crew
C.J. Wallis .... titles (as CJ Wallis)
David Barkes .... farm animal wrangler (uncredited)
 
Thanks
David Barkes .... special thanks
Ann Bolaton .... special thanks
Lauro Chartrand .... special thanks
Mike Ching .... special thanks
Dawn Duffy .... special thanks
Nia Edwards-Behi .... special thanks
Carlos Gallardo .... special thanks
Chris Gaunt .... special thanks
Dai Green .... special thanks
Avery Guerra .... special thanks
Deborah Johnson .... special thanks
Kirk Johnson .... special thanks (as Kirk)
George Jung .... special thanks
Andrew McQuade .... special thanks
Karen Neko .... special thanks
Hannah Neurotica .... special thanks
Jeff O'Brien .... special thanks
Cindy Riesling .... special thanks
Robert Rodriguez .... special thanks
Andrew Rose .... special thanks
Dione Rose .... special thanks (as Dione)
Eli Roth .... special thanks
Chad Sayn .... special thanks
Agnes Soska .... special thanks (as Agnes)
Marius Soska .... special thanks
Kat Thompson .... special thanks
 
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14 out of 25 people found the following review useful.
A Stupid Debut, 2 August 2011
Author: rogertbop from United States

DHIAT's so-called "originality" did not distract me from its oddly paced, and often disengaging, story-telling. It seemed as if the Soska Sisters abandoned all, if any, logic in their script to boost its own bizarreness and eccentricity. Movies don't exactly demand realism (nor do I), but in this case it resulted in a laughable story that just felt too unbalanced to offer room for its humor to surface. In other words, they tried too hard. Whether they tried too hard to be witty or weird, humorous or homage-y, the Soska Sisters didn't know which direction to take their debut so they ended up taking all of them. Their decision made DHIAT a tangled and stupid effort. The dialogue was so stereotypically and poorly written, it literally had me finishing the sentences the actors were saying. (Ever heard that about a Tarantino flick?? Yeah, so don't go comparing them with QT) The acting, at times, was convincing… But how hard is it to act like a whore, a nerd or a religious douche? I guess I understand why people really like it though; it's a (moderately) violent homage to Grindhouse films, that actually has a pretty fun sub-plot about a masked serial killer that's worth mentioning. The Soska Sisters did their best considering their budget and will be welcomed with open arms in the horror community. Personally, I think they will be receiving a bit more than they deserve.

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