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A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village.

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Lloyd Adams ...
Ben
Alfredo Álvarez Calderón ...
General Aguila (as Alfredo Alvarez-Calderon)
Josh Bainbridge ...
Mattie
Danielle Baker ...
Reporter #2 / Reporter
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Tony Green
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Renaldo
Sarah Bryant ...
Robert Johnson's Assistant
Elias Caamaño Perez ...
Captain Perez (as Elias Caamano)
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Rod Carley ...
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Clive Bell
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Bruce Swinton
Jorge Contreras ...
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A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village.

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Escape the jungle. Expose the truth.

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Rated R for violence and disturbing images | See all certifications »

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6 September 2013 (Spain)  »

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$630 (USA) (4 January 2013)

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$5,750 (USA) (25 January 2013)
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The flag emblem on the soldiers uniform is not that of Ecuador. See more »

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Radio Caller Man: You know how the system works, Jack. No client's guilty 'til they run out of money.
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A Current Story Which Needs Telling
2 January 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is the first I've seen of movies on the particular subject of what major international corporations such as Bectel are doing to underdeveloped countries as regards their water. Well done treatment, great cast, excellent acting. No hamming or sensationalism, no gratuitous violence (not that there isn't enough to tell the story). Perhaps other reviewers don't consider water as exciting as blood diamonds or oil or uranium. Perhaps it's not. But it's certainly more important. This fictional presentation of the issue is a good start toward expanding popular awareness of one of the biggest problems facing us in this new century.

Not water shortages, critical though they are. Rather, soulless, nationless corporate greed. Seven out of ten.


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