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Kenny Yakkel (written by)
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Release Date:
14 July 2011 (Russia) See more »
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The Audience Isn't The Only One Watching.
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Alexandra Staden ... Connie

Victor McGuire ... Big Daddy

Sean McConaghy ... Snow

Adam Rayner ... Taylor

Antonia Campbell-Hughes ... Angel

Ashley Mulheron ... Shoe

Amara Karan ... Toni

Tom Payne ... Stanton

Marc Pickering ... Randall

Texas Battle ... Dixon

Sam Stockman ... Scelzi
Mike Johnson ... FX Grunt Jim
Rob Ostlere ... Pisser
Atanas Srebrev ... Bob
Jonas Talkington ... Clown
Rumen Petrov ... Kidnapper 1

Radoslav Parvanov ... Kidnapper 2

Valentin Ganev ... Warden
Dimiter Doichinov ... Warden Fake

Shelly Varod ... Girl
Valentin Davidov ... Third Warden
Zlatko Vasilev ... Fourth Warden
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Directed by
Alex Orwell 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Kenny Yakkel  written by

Produced by
Stephanie Caleb .... executive producer
Moshe Diamant .... producer
Steven A. Frankel .... executive producer
Lauren Ito .... associate producer
Christopher Milburn .... producer
Lucy Mukerjee-Brown .... associate producer (as Lucy Mukerjee)
James Portolese .... associate producer
Bobby Ranghelov .... executive producer
Courtney Solomon .... producer
 
Original Music by
Ernst Meinrath 
 
Cinematography by
Emil Topuzov 
 
Film Editing by
Dan Roberts 
 
Casting by
Sue Jones 
 
Production Design by
Valentina Mladenova 
 
Makeup Department
Daniela Avramova .... makeup artist
Ivon Guguchkova .... key makeup artist
Sofi Hvarleva .... makeup artist
Elena Zhekova .... assistant makeup artist
 
Production Management
Valentin Dimitrov .... production manager
Louise Runge .... post-production supervisor
Cj Stewart .... post-production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Borimir Ilkov .... second assistant director
Katerina Slantcheva .... second unit director
 
Art Department
Dimitar Anchev .... lead metalman
Krasimir Balchov .... assistant carpenter
Vladislav Balchov .... assistant carpenter
Yavor Denev .... painter
Victor Deyov .... assistant carpenter (as Viktor Deyov)
Dian Dimitrov .... carpenter (as Dean Dimitrov)
Radka Dimitrova .... painter
Lachezar Dobrev .... carpenter
Maria Doicheva .... props painter
Maria Doicheva .... stand by painter
Orlin Grozdanov .... property master
Valentin Hadzhiev .... carpenter (as Valentin Hadziev)
Gergana Hristova .... painter
Alexander Iliev .... buyer (as Aleksander Iliev)
Veselin Ilov .... assistant carpenter
Aleksander Ivanov .... painter
Ivo Ivanov .... carpenter
Rosen Marinkov .... stand-by props
Veselin Milanov .... carpenter
Yossif Mladenov .... set designer
Kolio Nachev .... painter (as Kolyo Nachev)
Pavlin Pavlov .... carpenter
Borislav Radovanov .... carpenter
Metodi Sharkov .... welder
Eleonora Slavkova .... painter
Peter Tsenov .... set dressing assistant
Evgeni Yordanov .... construction manager (as Evgeny Yordanov)
 
Sound Department
Clay Achee .... foley artist
Michael Ciacco .... sound effects editor
Jason Dotts .... additional sound effects
Nick Foley .... adr mixer
Jerry Gilbert .... supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer
Paul Knox .... foley mixer
Ryan Chase Lee .... foley artist
Jordan Lewis .... foley artist
Michael Russo .... additional sound editor
Michael Russo .... foley mixer
D. Chris Smith .... sound designer
Phillip Ta .... sound recordist
Joseph Tsai .... sound effects editor
 
Special Effects by
Jovko Dogandjiski .... pyrotechnics technician
Nikolay Fartunkov .... pyrotechnics technician
Ivo Jivkov .... special effects supervisor
Georgi Karadjov .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
D.J. Shea .... compositor
Aaron L. Williams .... digital compositor
Erin Nicole Wyatt .... visual effects assistant
 
Stunts
Ivailo Dimitrov .... stunt rigger (as kuri)
Dian Hristov .... stunt coordinator
Stilyan Mavrov .... stunts
Radoslav Parvanov .... stunt performer
Radka Petkova .... stunt double
Elitsa Razheva .... stunts
Georgi Stanislavov .... stunts
Vencislav Stojanov .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ivan Aleksandrov .... key grip
Petar Anev .... additional grip
Mitko Bonev .... first assistant camera
Pepi Bonev .... second assistant camera
Hristo Elandjiev .... electrician
Hristo Genkov .... steadicam operator: "b" camera
Ivailo Kostov .... electrician
Grigor Kumitski .... cameraman
Yaron Levy .... cinematographer: second unit
George Mihailov .... best boy electric
Nikolai Mihailov .... electrician
Manol Nikolov .... best boy grip
Vihar Nikolov .... grip
Vihar Nikolov .... rigging grip
Radoslav Petkov .... video assist
Aleksander Petrov .... additional grip
Simeon Petrov .... additional grip
Itzik Revach .... camera technician
Jacky Revah .... camera technical assistant
Tzvetomir Tzvetkov .... additional grip (as Tsvetomir Tsvetkov)
Simon Varsano .... still photographer
Mihail Yanakiev .... second assistant camera
Iliya Yonev .... rigging grip
Yavor Zahariev .... gaffer
 
Casting Department
Daniel Edwards .... casting assistant
Katerina Goranova .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dora Somova .... set costumer
Hristina Stoycheva-Mikovska .... costume supervisor (as Hrisanta Mikovska)
 
Editorial Department
Tyler Dixon .... color timer
Tyler Dixon .... on-line editor
Joseph Hall .... epk editor
Samantha Housman .... post-production coordinator
Jana Novosad .... assistant editor
Marina Theodotou .... assistant editor
Erin Nicole Wyatt .... on-line editor
 
Music Department
Giles Daoust .... music producer
Ernst Meinrath .... music producer
Andy Ross .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Stefan Alamanov .... production assistant
Tsveta Arnaudova .... caterer (as Tsveta Arnaudova 'Vkusnata Hapka')
Anna Bankova .... payroll accountant: BG crew
Shelley Marie Brown .... promotions
Betsy Davis .... CFO
Vladimir Dimitrov Dimitrov .... production assistant (as Vladimir Dimitrov)
Vladimir Dimitrov .... production office runner (as Vlado Dimitrov)
Milena Georgieva .... cashier
Valentin Hristov .... production assistant
Borislava Ivanova .... craft service (as Borislava Ivanova 'Red Coral')
Ali Jazayeri .... SVP finance
Nikolay Kosharevski .... production assistant
Krastio I. Krastev .... production assistant (as Krastio Krastev)
Terhi Kylliainen .... assistant to producer
Plamen Milanov .... set coordinator
Petia Petrova .... assistant production coordinator
Jenna Piccolo .... production legal (as Jenna Sanz-Agero)
Violeta Piperevska .... production coordinator
Mariana Popova .... script supervisor
Adrian Rolea .... electronic press kit
Katerina Slantcheva .... assistant to director
Silvia Staneva .... on set medic (as Dr. Silvia Staneva)
Veselin Stankov .... assistant accountant
Vladimir Vladimirov .... location manager
Atanas Vulev .... location manager
Ventsislava Yoveva .... production accountant (as Vencislava Yoveva)
 

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Rated R for violence and language
Runtime:
94 min | UK:90 min
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Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: When Connie goes to get Toni from the gas chamber to tell her she found out that she was being tricked. After Connie checks to see if Toni is breathing and realizes that she is dead, you can see that Toni is actually breathing heavily and rapidly.See more »
Quotes:
Dixon:You know, people used to say I look like Will Smith. Now they say Barack Obama... okay!See more »
Movie Connections:
References The Prestige (2006)See more »

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37 out of 43 people found the following review useful.
Pretty painful, 14 July 2011
Author: stroomers from United States

So basically this movie is a mix between the film "Are you scared" and an old MTV show called "Fear", and lets just say that mix doesn't work very well in this case.

The film is insanely slow, things really don't pick up until about an hour in, and even then its nothing special. The first hour is basically just a bunch of shots of the annoying main characters walking through dark hallways while they talk about how scared they are.

The gore is basically non existent so even the gore hounds won't find something to like in this one. Honestly this could have been a PG-13 horror film, not sure why it was given an R rating.

I do regret watching this flick because all in all it was a pretty big waste. The ending was very dumb and there wasn't really anything to take away from in this disaster. I gave it a 2 simply based on the fact that I do enjoy Reality show/Horror idea. 2/10 Skip it.

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