While on a test run in the Chilean mountains, a biking star and his girlfriend come across an injured man with a virus, and then soon become the target of relentless killers ready to do anything to keep their secret to go out of the mountains.
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2012's Hidden in the Woods, also by Valladares, is a neo-Grindhouse film that's true to its shocker roots in its unapologetic, out-there nature and its energetic pacing. Downhill, however, lacks on the fun-times idea front, being too straightforward and by-the-numbers in tone and much too slack in energy-- save an H.P. Lovecraft ending that feels out of place-- as well as feels awkward in acting and tone. Bad combo.