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2,818 Ratings


Directed by Mel Gibson
United States, 2006


In the year 1511, the Mayan Kingdom is in decline, and the rulers insist on more ritual sacrifices in order to bring prosperity. When a young tribesman is kidnapped to be offered as a sacrifice, he must make a daring escape and rescue his family.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2007 | 3 nominations including: Best Achievement in Makeup

BAFTA Awards

2007 | Nominee: Best Film not in the English Language

Golden Globes (USA)

2007 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2007 | Nominee: Foreign Language Film of the Year

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