Beneath Still Waters (2005) - Rotten Tomatoes

Beneath Still Waters (2005)

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Movie Info

Forty-years after a group of frightened villagers convinced authorities to build the dam that would flood the village of Marinbad and drown the evil that lurks therein, a village built next to the reservoir that sits placid over the cursed ground begins to experience a series of mysterious deaths. Decades ago a curse consumed Marinbad, and as the evil threatened to expand into the surrounding land the villagers successfully lobbied to have their once-peaceful hamlet flooded in hopes of keeping the malevolent spirits contained. Two decades have passed since that fateful attempt to wash away the sins of the land, and now something unspeakable has surfaced in the waters that cover Marinbad. When numerous area people go missing and scores of citizens perish under strange circumstances on the fortieth anniversary of the dam, it begins to appear as the one who was left for dead has risen from the depths. Director Brian Yuzna teams with The Fantastic Factory to adapt an original novel by author Matthew Costello.

Cast

Michael McKell
as Dan Quarry
Raquel Meroño
as Teresa Borgia
Charlotte Salt
as Clara Borgia
Patrick Gordon
as Mordecai Salas
Pilar Soto
as Susana
Manuel Manquiña
as Luis (50 years old)
Diana Peñalver
as Mrs. Martín
David Meca
as Diver Sargent Eduardo
Ricardo Birnbaum
as Sound Recordist (Nacho)
Ricard Borrás
as Mayor Luca
Paco Hidalgo
as Diver Lieutnant Ruso
Norberto Moran
as Cult Member
Omar Muñoz
as Luis (10 years old)
Eva Pont
as Cult Member
Antonio Portillo
as Roberto Borgia
María Borrego
as Camera Operator (Bea)
Josep Maria Pou
as Julio Gambine
Carlos Castanon
as Police Captain Keller
Mansueto Manel
as Policeman Beto
Maria Briones
as Luca's Secretary
Aparicio Rivero
as Antonio's Father
David Pinilla
as Paramedic
María Durán
as Sala's Driver
Gara Muñoz
as Samantha
Juan Orozco
as Young Roberto Borgia
Carmela Quijano
as Scared girl
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Critic Reviews for Beneath Still Waters

All Critics (2)

Not as horrible as some of the direct-to-DVD stuff hitting shelves, but a weak movie all the same.

August 4, 2008 | Rating: 1.5/4 | Full Review…

You'd think a southern-fried stew full of Lovecraft, Carpenter and Spielberg influences would make for a fairly decent way to spend 91 minutes. Nope.

April 8, 2007 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Beneath Still Waters

Very cheesy with poor acting and effects, but I did like the story.

Jacob Palacio
Jacob Palacio

Super Reviewer

Ummm....what???

Jesse Ortega
Jesse Ortega

Super Reviewer

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