(USA, 2006, 93 minutes)

A group of Anglo-American tourists in deep Brazil fall prey to a organ harvest ring. Stylish but derivative shocker that runs with the Hostel premise and actually takes it further and better than the actual blueprint did, though it looks as if the (moderate) gore was an added-on afterthought.

Fox Atomic and 2929 Productions present a Stone Village Pictures/Boz Productions production. Starring Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, Olivia Wilde, Desmond Askew, Beau Garrett, Max Brown, Agles Steib, Miguel Lunardi. Directed by John Stockwell; produced by Marc Butan, John Stockwell, Steve Steindorff, Bo Zenga; written by Michael Arlen Ross; music by Paul Haslinger; director of photography (Foto-Kem, Panavision), Enrique Chediak; underwater photography, Peter Zuccarini; production designer, Marlise Storchi; costume designer, Bia Salgado; film editor, Jeff McEvoy.


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