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Deep within a forest on the US-Canadian border, two sworn enemies must work together to escape a ruthless drug cartel hell-bent on retrieving a drug shipment which went missing there.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Henry
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Xander
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Clay
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Kayla
Christopher Robbie ...
Sanderson
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Saul (as Zahari Baharov)
Dimo Alexiev ...
Morris
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Francois (as Kris Van Damme)
Vlado Mihailov ...
Jean (as Vladimir Mihailov)
Teodor Tzolov ...
Eto
Hristo Mitzkov ...
Wooton
Ryan Spike Dauner ...
Spote (as Ryan Dauner - Spike)
Jonas Talkington ...
Ice Leader
Paul Jenkins ...
Agent I.C.E. #1
Atanas Srebrev ...
Ice Agent #2
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Storyline

Forest ranger and Ex-Navy SEAL Henry is forced by the drug cartel to help retrieve a major shipment of drugs which went missing on the US-Canadian border. While in the woods, he runs into a man who has a vendetta against him, but both men must struggle to escape the forest and defeat the cartel, while at odds and at knife's edge with each other. Written by Anon

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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

24 January 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aliança Mortal  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Jean-Claude Van Damme was not originally cast as the villain, but both his casting and the characterization of Xander as an eccentric madman were suggested by director Peter Hyams. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the movie when Henry is chasing after Xander, through the trees you can see cars headlights as they are driving. They are on an island with no cars. See more »

Quotes

Xander: You fucked up, baby. That's no good.
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Good old fashioned action entertainment.
11 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

Maybe the 8 stars is more because of how surprisingly entertaining this Van Damme movie is compared to some of his recent stuff. I actually only even took a chance on it because Orlando Jones was in it as well.

Van Damme seems to be channeling the creepy acting methods of Willem Defoe, Christopher Walken and Jack Nicholson in this one, and he pulls it off really well.

If you are looking for mindless action with a basic plot line, this one provides just that with a few little twists to boot. No Academy Awards here, but for pure action movie submersion without a whole lot of need to think too deeply, this movie was a pleasant surprise.


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