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Not Forgotten (2009)

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In a Tex-Mex border town, a man and his wife must face their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter.

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Dror Soref
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Simon Baker ... Jack Bishop
Paz Vega ... Amaya
Michael DeLorenzo ... Casper Navarro
Chloë Grace Moretz ... Toby Bishop
Ken Davitian ... Father Salinas
Claire Forlani ... Katie
Gedde Watanabe ... Agent Nakamura
Mark Rolston ... Agent Wilson
Melinda Page Hamilton ... Deputy Mindy
Benito Martinez ... Detective Sanchez
Virginia Pereira Virginia Pereira ... Karen
Daniel Escobar Daniel Escobar ... Hector
Tomas Sanchez ... Crowd Man #1
Zahn McClarnon ... Calvo
Lorri Oliver ... Mary Alice
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Storyline

Set in a Tex-Mex border town, Not Forgotten is a classic psychological thriller about Jack and Amaya Bishop, a couple who must come to terms with their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. It is a tale taut with intrigue and steeped in Latino mysticism, where the line between what's real and what's imagined becomes hopelessly blurred. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Conquer him who is conquering me.

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence, sexual content/nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 September 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Agios thanatos See more »

Filming Locations:

Las Vegas, New Mexico, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,930, 3 May 2009

Gross USA:

$53,744

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$230,366
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(European Film Market)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Paz Vega replaced Jordana Brewster at the last minute. See more »

Quotes

Jack Bishop: [locked up with transvestites] So this is were they keep all the pretty girls...
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Esto Es Guerra
Performed by Proyecto TQ
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What a Mess!
9 February 2010 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

In Del Rio, in the border of Texas and Mexico, the female teen-soccer coach Jack Bishop (Simon Baker) is very popular and he loves his eleven year-old daughter Toby (Chloe Moretz) and her stepmother Amaya (Paz Vegas). When Toby is kidnapped, Amaya's cousin, the rookie Sheriff Casper Navarro (Michael DeLorenzo), is in charge of the investigation, but sooner the FBI arrives in town to lead the hunt. However, Navarro and Jack travel to Mexico following a lead and the hidden past of Jack returns to haunt him.

"Not Forgotten" is an intriguing thriller that uses the mysticism of the Mexican cult "La Santa Muerte" and has a promising beginning. The cast has names like Paz Vega and Simon Baker in the lead roles and Claire Forlani with a minor participation. Unfortunately the resolution of the original story is simply awful and messy, wasting all the potentiality of the plot with a terrible conclusion. My vote is three.

Title (Brazil): "Regresso do Além" ("Return From Beyond")


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