R | | Horror, Sci-Fi
A commercial transport ship and its crew are marooned on a planet full of bloodthirsty creatures that only come out to feast at night. But then, they learn that a month-long eclipse is about to occur.
The film developed from David Twohy's unused idea for Alien³ (1992) involving a space prison.
They say most of your brain shuts down in cryo-sleep. All but the primitive side, the animal side. No wonder I'm still awake. Transporting me with civilians. Sounded like 40, 40-plus. Heard an Arab voice. Some hoodoo holy man, probably on his way to...
Obvious doubles in the scene where the crew boards Shazza's ride to escape from the eclipse, just as they ride through the skeleton barrier.
The persons and events in this production are fictitious. No similarity to actual persons or predators, living or dead, is intended or should be inferred.
Universal released an unrated Director's Cut, three minutes longer than the theatrical release.
$14,015,741 (USA) (20 February 2000)
$39,240,659 (USA) (5 July 2012)
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