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A suspense thriller about a reporter from Miami who travels to Ecuador in pursuit of a serial killer known as the "Monster of Babahoyo."

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Manolo Bonilla
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Vinicio Cepeda
Peki Andino ...
Sargento Saltos (as Peky Andino)
Amira Bustamante ...
Señorita Autógrafo
Carlos Cedeño ...
Hombre Enfurecido 2
Andrés Crespo ...
Preso Medio Gramo
Elena Del Rocío Murillo ...
Partera
Susana Díaz Nieto ...
Secretaria Sociedad Biblica
Jaime Estrada ...
Señor Limpieza
Washington Garzón ...
Joseph Juan
Ricardo Paul Gonzalez ...
Policía Mina
Patricia Higuera ...
Reportera
Hugo Idrovo ...
Lic. Orestes Zambrano
Víctor Feratio Jiménez ...
Roger
Adrián Layana ...
Joven Violento
Henry Layana ...
Don Lucho
Walter Layana ...
Vendedor 'Extras'
Gloria Leiton ...
Esperanza
Camilo Luzuriaga ...
Capitán Bolivar Rojas
Joyce Macías Figueroa ...
Bebé Esperanza
Naidelín Macías Figueroa ...
Bebé Esperanza
Pablo Maldonado ...
Hombre Enfurecido 1
Alfredo Martínez ...
Amigo Don Lucho
Andrés Meza ...
Guía Carcel
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Victor Hugo Puente
Azucena Mora ...
Mujer Enfurecida
Doris Muñiz ...
Señora Teléfono Público
Támara Navas ...
Doña Etelvina
Lic. Diego Oquendo ...
Presentador Noticiero
Rosa Alina Ortiz ...
Amiga Don Lucho
Gabriel Paredes ...
Policía Patlo de Autos
Luiggi Pulla ...
Robert
José Adolfo Ramos ...
Niño Foto
Manolo Sarmiento ...
Maestro
Nancy Tamayo ...
Azafata
Boris Valverde ...
Médico Forense
Fabiola Villanueva ...
Señora Foto
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Marisa Iturralde
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Iván Suárez
Raymundo Zambrano ...
Cura

Directed by

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Sebastián Cordero

Written by

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Sebastián Cordero ... ()

Produced by

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Alfonso Cuarón ... producer
Guillermo del Toro ... producer
Isabel Dávalos ... producer
Carolina Fox ... line producer
Bertha Navarro ... producer
James Ordonez ... executive producer
Lisandra Rivera ... line producer
Frida Torresblanco ... executive producer
Jorge Vergara ... producer

Music by

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Antonio Pinto

Cinematography by

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Enrique Chediak

Film Editing by

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Luis Carballar
Iván Mora Manzano

Editorial Department

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Joe Fineman ... post-production consultant
Michael Toji ... post production supervisor
Chris Wallace ... colorist: HDTV

Casting By

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Mauricio Samaniego

Production Design by

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Eugenio Caballero

Art Direction by

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Roberto Frisone
James David Goldmark

Set Decoration by

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Barbara Enriquez ... decorator

Costume Design by

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Monica Ruiz-Ziegler

Makeup Department

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Lucy Da Silva ... makeup artist
Regina Reyes ... key makeup artist

Production Management

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Paola Herrera ... assistant production manager
Karla Moles ... executive in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Tania Hermida ... second assistant director
Claudio Reiter ... first assistant director
Mauricio Samaniego ... second assistant director
Felipe Teran ... first assistant director

Art Department

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Alfredo Mora Manzano ... art department coordinator
Oscar Tello ... set dresser: Mexico

Sound Department

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Saúl Almaráz ... foley recordist
Jaime Baksht ... re-recording mixer
Sergio Diaz ... first assistant sound editor
Martín Hernández ... sound designer / supervising sound editor
Pedro Mejía ... boom operator
Santiago Núñez ... sound mixer
Alejandro Quevedo ... sound editor

Visual Effects by

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Motassem Younes ... digital opticals

Stunts

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Julian Bucio ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department

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Olivier Auverlau ... camera operator: second unit
Mauricio Cadena ... video assist
Aurelia Winborn ... assistant camera

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Natalie Arango ... assistant costume designer

Location Management

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Juan Pablo Rovayo ... location manager
Arturo Yepez ... assistant location manager

Music Department

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Gui Amabis ... additional music crew / music programmer
Rica Amabis ... music mixer / score mixer
Tejo Damasceno ... music mixer (as Tejo) / score mixer (as Tejo)
Annette Fradera ... music supervisor

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Frederik Bois ... title designer
Gabriela Calvache ... production coordinator
Mariana Gironella ... script supervisor
Mandy Goldberg ... assistant: Ms. Torresblanco / production coordinator: Los Angeles
Erin Heidenreich ... sales agent
Christian Hidalgo ... production assistant
Octavio Hinojosa ... production intern
Quincy Perkins ... production assistant
Lutgardo Vera ... set

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Stephen Gyllenhaal ... thanks
Ron Nyswaner ... thanks
Fatima Alba Rendon Huerta ... special thanks: artistic contribution

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

When the star of a sensationalistic Miami news show travels to the Ecuadorian coastal village of Babahoyo to cover the story of a serial killer who hunts children, his personal ambition gets out of hand, and his pursuit of a moment of glory carries tragic consequences. Written by Juan Tovar & Mandy Goldberg

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Also Known As
  • Cronicas (United States)
  • Chronicles (World-wide, English title)
  • Investigations (France)
  • Хроники (Russia)
  • Cronicas (Sweden)
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Runtime
  • 108 min
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Box Office

Opening Weekend Mexico $143,271, 21 Apr 2006

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Trivia This was Colombian actor John Leguizamo's first film in Spanish. As all of his projects have been in English, he felt awkward talking in Spanish while acting. He felt he didn't know the language. See more »
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