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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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Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

The "Royal Canadian Mounted Police" do not wear the classic red serge jackets, that's only for special events and even there there's only a handful of them. The "mounties" on duty in the movie should be wearing normal police style uniforms in dark colors. The production had the uniforms completely wrong and almost comedic. See more »

Quotes

Xander: [his last lines] Fucking gasoline! I knew it'll ruin everything!
[laughs maniacally as the boat explodes]
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22 June 2014 | by See all my reviews

After Dark seems to be trying to get away from the Horror genre and makes a lot of Action movies as of late. This is another one and most of them seem to be at least decent. Solid story (nothing fancy or too special), solid cast, with a mix of many types and characters and a solid director mostly at hand (here Peter Hyams).

Van Damme is the one thing that kind of makes this stand above average. Not much, but he does like to play the villain as of late. I'm sure he put a bit of character play in this by himself. It's obvious with how much gusto he's playing that part. Calling that over the top would be an understatement. All in all: Can be watched, not a must


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