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A con man (Matt Dillon) travels to Cambodia (also on the run from law enforcement in the U.S.) to collect his share in an insurance scam, but discovers more than he bargained for.

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Jimmy
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Marvin
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Sophie
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Emile (as Gerard Depardieu)
Kem Sereyvuth ...
Sok (as Sereyvuth Kem)
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Joseph Kaspar
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Sabrina
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Robbie
Chalee Sankhavesa ...
Sideth
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Larry Luckman
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Simon (as Robert Campbell)
Bernard Merklen ...
Gerard
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FBI Agent Burden
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FBI Agent Philips
Kyoza ...
Rocky
Apichart Chusakul ...
Ming Chew (as Abhijati Jusakul)
Gennady Fleyscher ...
Nevesky
Vladimir Yepifanov ...
Nevesky Thug (as Vladamir Epifanov)
Jouni Johannes Anttones ...
Nevesky Thug
Rided Lardpanna ...
Heng
Michael Hayes ...
Harry - American Ex-pat
Pok Panhavicyetr ...
Dr. Bopha
Suon Bou Loto ...
Red Tuxedo Man (as Suon 'Loto' Bou)
Chim Sophal ...
Bar Kep Manager
Murray Wray ...
Backpacker
Dean Cornish ...
Backpacker (as Dean B. Cornish)
Srai Lin ...
Buddhist Nun
Anvanith Gui ...
Mr. Fung
Peun Pad ...
Bo Tree Man
Ang Cheata ...
Bellville Boy
Vanna ...
Buffalo Boy
Som Sophiak ...
Laughing Lotus Thug
Phoeuk Sokhen ...
Laughing Lotus Girl
Seth Sophiak ...
Laughing Lotus Girl
Sor Chandara ...
Laughing Lotus Mamasan
Kong Senghiene ...
Laughing Lotus Papasan
Ian 'Snowy' Woodford ...
Australian Ex-pat (as Ian 'Snow' Woodford)
Jon Chan Lakana ...
Bar Kep Girl
Nuon Mony Rath ...
Bar Kep Girl
Pin Yatheam ...
Bar Kep Girl
Meng Bopha ...
Bar Kep Girl
Em Tep Sophea ...
Sen (as Em Tepsophea)
Polin ...
Mover
Bettina Schunter ...
Carol
Sa Eum ...
Somnang
Saichea Wongwivoj ...
Casino Man
Seng Kawee ...
Casino Man (as Kawee Sirikanerat)
Run Rosa ...
Orphanage Boy
Thou Soth ...
Wat Sarawan Pa Monk
Jadet ...
The Monkey
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Shelter Victim (uncredited)
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Teddy (uncredited)
Kathryn Johnston ...
Shelter Victim (uncredited)

Directed by

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Matt Dillon

Written by

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Matt Dillon ... (written by) &
Barry Gifford ... (written by)

Produced by

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Willi Bär ... producer (as Willi Baer)
Michael Cerenzie ... producer
Olivier Granier ... co-producer (as Oliver Granier)
J.B. Meyer ... co-producer
Deepak Nayar ... producer
Nicholas Simon ... associate producer
Roni Ya'ackov ... line producer (as Rony Yakov)
Marc Sferrazza ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by

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Tyler Bates

Cinematography by

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Jim Denault

Film Editing by

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Howard E. Smith

Editorial Department

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Mindy Elliott ... assistant editor
Mato ... color timer
John Scott III ... post-production assistant: Los Angeles
George Koran ... telecine colorist (uncredited)

Casting By

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Felicia Fasano
Anne McCarthy
Mary Vernieu

Production Design by

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David Brisbin

Art Direction by

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Lek Chaiyan Chunsuttiwat ... (as Lek Chaiyan)

Set Decoration by

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William A. Cimino

Costume Design by

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Moji Sangi

Makeup Department

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Songniwat Korpob ... hair stylist (as Songniwat 'Noi' Korpob)
Raissa Patton ... key hair stylist
June Westmore ... key makeup artist
Ardit Yeamchavee ... makeup artist (as Ardit 'Kwang' Yeamchavee)

Production Management

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Danny Ben Menahem ... executive in charge of production (as Danny Ben-Menachem)
Chris Debiec ... production supervisor (as Christopher A. Debiec)
Chris Lowenstein ... production manager: Bangkok, Thailand
Claudia Sumner ... post-production supervisor
P. Tim ... production supervisor: Bangkok, Thailand
Roni Ya'ackov ... unit production manager (as Rony Yacov)
Ken Halsband ... production manager (uncredited)
Pamela Thur ... production manager: New York (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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William Paul Clark ... first assistant director (as William P. Clark)
Chedpong Laoyant ... second assistant director: Thailand (as Cherdpong Laoyont)
Dawn Massaro ... second assistant director
Nicholas Simon ... second unit director
Stacey Beneville ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Eva Tep Bruce ... art department coordinator
Sarawut Chincharoen ... lead man
Joanne Craig ... assistant property master / on-set dresser
Choung Chan Fibora ... draftsman
Robyn Glaser ... property master
Will Grant ... greensman (as William Grant)
Vasu Kantatham ... assistant art director: Bangkok (as Vasu 'A' Kantatham)
Colin McGreal ... sketch artist (as Colin Mcgreal)
Tiwa Punprasert ... construction coordinator
Somwang Rattanasirivanich ... assistant art director (as Somwang 'Wang' Rattanasirivanich)
Kim Rith ... draftsman
Hjul Samoeun ... assistant property master (as Hul Samoeun)
Hurley Scroggins ... set decorating buyer
Yin Soeum ... set decorating buyer
Surasak Sritapanya ... construction foreman
Witoon Suanyai ... lead man
Boontawee Thor Taweepasas ... construction foreman: Bangkok, Thailand (as Boontawee 'Tor' Taweepasas)
Thanadech 'Ben' Thananorrakarn ... assistant props: Bangkok, Thailand
Warakarn Waruttamangkoon ... construction foreman: Bangkok, Thailand
Paul DeBlois ... assistant to the art department (uncredited)
Joseph E. Stone ... prop weapons supplier (uncredited)
Tim Winchester ... props (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Joe Barnett ... re-recording mixer
Michael Broomberg ... foley artist
Weldon Brown ... adr mixer
Susan Cahill ... assistant sound editor
Jed M. Dodge ... dialogue editor
Alex Epstine ... boom operator (as Alexander Epshtein)
Marc Fishman ... re-recording mixer
Alan Freedman ... adr mixer
Jason George ... supervising sound editor
Robert Getty ... dialogue editor
David Grant ... dialogue editor
George Haddad ... sound effects editor
Craig Jurkiewicz ... foley editor
Cham Roeun Kim ... cable person
Aaron Levy ... stage recordist
Diane Marshall ... foley artist (as S. Diane Marshall)
Michael Mullane ... sound effects editor
Lucy Sustar ... foley mixer
Eli Yarkoni ... production sound mixer
Richard Hocks ... adr mixer (uncredited)
Daryl Lathrop ... foley recordist (uncredited)
Leon Minas ... adr mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Surin Keanthong ... special effects assistant
Sweang Nenyod ... special effects assistant
Rangsun Rangsimaporn ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by

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Adam Benton ... digital matte artist
Minky Billups ... lead compositor
Scott Billups ... visual effects supervisor
Chris Buchakjian ... digital effects artist
Tim Cutt ... digital effects artist
Ralph Fairweather ... digital effects artist
Brian Fortenberry ... optical lineup
Josh Levine ... digital effects artist
Mark Edwards ... visual effects producer (uncredited)

Stunts

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Keith Adams ... stunt coordinator
Anoon Gruaykangploo ... stunts
Seng Kawee ... stunt coordinator (as Kawee Sirikhanaerut)
Krittiya Lardphanna ... stunts
Suban Phusoi ... stunts (as Suban Phuso)
Sombat Wantanorm ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department

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Sam Chantha ... video assistant
Johnny Erbes-Chan ... key grip
Chantri Kriangkraisorn ... dolly grip (as Chantri 'Sprite' Kriangkraisorn)
Rittikorn Manonom ... second assistant camera (as Rittikorn 'Neong' Manonom)
Scott Miller ... chief lighting technician (as Scotty Miller)
Roland Neveu ... still photographer
Voranon Paipad ... camera loader (as Woranon Paipad)
John Pirozzi ... camera operator / cinematographer: second unit
Visal Sea ... video assistant
Cheap Sovichea ... assistant camera
Joshua Van Praag ... assistant lighting technician
Tom Vulliez ... second company grip
Aurelia Winborn ... first assistant camera (as Aurelia J. Winborn)
Eric Morin ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Mono Khan Keo ... casting assistant
Raweeporn 'Non' Srimonju ... casting: S.E. Asia
Oum Vuthy ... extras casting
Johanne Titley ... extras casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Sevilla Granger ... costume buyer
Punchaporn Perkpan ... costumer
Supawan Rodkird ... costumer
Mutita Na Songkla ... costume supervisor (as Mutita 'Air' Songkla)

Location Management

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Kwanwana 'Kwan' Seang Aroon ... location assistant: Bangkok, Thailand (as Kwanwana 'Kwan' Seang A-Roon)
Tranlong Borin ... assistant location manager
Santi Phaithoon ... location manager (as Santi 'Tak' Phaithoon)
Somchai Santitharangkun ... location manager: Bangkok, Thailand (as Somchai Santithyangkul)
Michael Sarun Srisomsub ... location assistant: Bangkok, Thailand (as Michael Sarvn Srisomsub)
Sudkamol Tangtham ... location assistant: Bangkok, Thailand

Music Department

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Dondi Bastone ... music supervisor
Greg Ellis ... musician: bells, percussion
Michael Farrow ... score mixer
Janna Jacoby ... musician: violin/viola
Wolfgang Matthes ... musician: synthesizer programming / score mixer
Brian Richards ... music editor
Pok 'Max' Saravuth ... consultant: Cambodian music
Mark Skillingberg ... assistant music editor
Cameron Stone ... musician: cello

Transportation Department

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Ilan Appel ... transportation manager
Wanchai 'Jockey' Jaipongsai ... transportation manager: Bangkok, Thailand
Sanit 'Bang-an' Lokhunpoom ... assistant transportation manager: Bangkok, Thailand
Channa Ngoun ... transportation: Cambodia
Oh ... transportation manager
Suwimon Petcharayutporn ... transportation manager: Bangkok, Thailand
Long Vong Sanith ... picture car coordinator
Ung Savuth ... transportation assistant

Other crew

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Lylie Almeida ... assistant production accountant
Sadana Bacha ... set production assistant
Sebastian Blockley ... dialogue coach
Pathomwat Boonyachalotorn ... animal trainer
Mark Bowman ... security officer
Charn 'Charn' Chatpathumthong ... production assistant: Bangkok, Thailand
Laurie Dodsworth ... post-production accountant: Los Angeles
Susan Dretzka ... production coordinator: Los Angeles
Marina Grana ... production coordinator
Todd Grove ... production accountant
Ann Hanlon ... assistant: Mr. Caan (as Ann M. Hanlon)
Secha Holloway ... catering buyer
Crystal Sopheap Hul ... assistant: Mr. Dillon / translator
Pornpan Jormsak ... production secretary: Bangkok, Thailand (as Pornpan 'Goong' Jormsak)
Tamir Kfir ... camp manager
Tika Kong ... set production assistant
Veasna Kong ... assistant production coordinator
Khourn Meng Kry ... set production assistant
Keaw 'Keaw' Lipiwongwattanakit ... assistant accountant: Bangkok, Thailand
Dany Ly ... liaison: Cambodia
Sey Meas ... set production assistant
Lim Pagnia ... office production assistant
Andrew Pendleton ... security officer / senior consultant: Cambodia / translator
Henri Phimasset ... liaison: Sud-Est
Gaye Pope ... unit publicist
Kong Puthikar ... office production assistant
Te Chan Rith ... liaison: Kampot
Thanapon 'Viroj' Sabcharoen ... caterer
Ilan Sagiv ... camp manager
David Schermerhorn ... electronic press kit
Kanyarat 'Apple' Sealim ... work permits: Bangkok, Thailand
Lisa Serra ... assistant: Mr. Dillon
Avivah Sharon ... travel arrangements
Chanakarn 'Jumbo' Sirisanti ... production assistant: Bangkok, Thailand
Warakon Sitpat ... production assistant: Bangkok, Thailand (as Warakon 'Keng' Sitpat)
Seang Solhea ... first aid
Mattana Suthammasa ... production assistant: Bangkok, Thailand
Patricia Sutherland ... production assistant: Los Angeles
Michael Taylor ... script supervisor
Tamar Yacov ... assistant to line producer
Shay Gross ... prod. co. script notes (uncredited)

Thanks

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Mao Auyath ... thanks
Bernard Bouix ... thanks
David Chandler ... thanks
Oliver De Bernard ... thanks
Princess Norodom Bopha Devi ... thanks (as H.R.H. Princess Norodoh Bopha Devi)
Julian Goldberger ... thanks
Michael Hayes ... thanks
Tim Hunter ... thanks
Khieu Kanharith ... thanks (as H.E. Khieu Kanharith)
Romyda Keth ... thanks
Mike Kieffer ... thanks
Heng Monychenda ... thanks
Mary Nayar ... thanks
Yvette Pierpaoli ... dedicatee
Edward Quinn Jr. ... thanks
Kenneth Quinn ... thanks (as H.E. Ambassador Kenneth Quinn)
Kathy Schulman ... thanks
Amy Louise Tripodi ... thanks (as Amy Tripodi)
Rulf Von Bueren ... thanks
Benny Widyono ... thanks
Crew believed to be complete

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

A con man flees to Southeast Asia when an international scam he was involved in goes sour. Suspecting he's been double-crossed by his long-time mentor, he sets off to Cambodia for his promised cut. What he finds there is a mysterious and hostile environment where even the most polished criminal can end up on deadly ground. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Taglines where you go when you can't turn back. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Beneath the Banyan Trees (United States)
  • La ciudad de los fantasmas (Spain)
  • Miasto duchów (Poland)
  • Vaiduokliu miestas (Lithuania)
  • I poli ton fantasmaton (Greece)
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Runtime
  • 116 min
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Box Office

Budget $17,500,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend United States $30,547, 27 Apr 2003

Did You Know?

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Trivia The black Mercedes-Benz, appearing in the movie, was built in 1973, and was formerly owned by the infamous leader of the Khmer Rogue, Pol Pot. See more »
Goofs Towards the end of the movie Jimmy is lying in the back seat of the cab with a red shirt covering his face. The cab driver wakes him up and Jimmy exits the cab and puts on a green shirt. See more »
Movie Connections Referenced in Do You Like Hitchcock? (2005). See more »
Soundtracks Dear 5 See more »
Crazy Credits Thanks to the People of Cambodia. See more »
Quotes Marvin: Once a general, always a general.
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