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Set in the Mayan civilization, when a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life.

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Directed by

Mel Gibson

Written by

Mel Gibson (Writer)
Farhad Safinia (Writer)

Runtime

139 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

No one can outrun their destiny.

Cast

Keywords

loss of loved one forest village human sacrifice slavery solar eclipse 16th century tribe jaguar central america ancient civilization maya civilization maya yucatec maya language

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Lists

#726 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Makeup

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Sound Mixing Greg P. Russell Kevin O'Connell

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Sound Editing