Special features include commentary by Director Carter Smith and Editor Jeff Betancourt; the following featurettes: Making The Ruins (14 minutes), Creeping Death (15 minutes), and Building The Ruins (six minutes); four deleted scenes available with director's commentary; an alternate ending; the original theatrical trailer; and previews.
After his brother goes missing amid some Mayan Ruins close to Cancun, Mexico, German tourist Mathias (Anderson) sets off to find him with a set of newfound friends. With only a hastily drawn map to guide them, the group soon finds they are ill prepared for what lay ahead
The anamorphically enhanced 2.32:1 exhibits good sharpness, with fine textures resolved well. Black levels are deep and shadows are delineated well. Fleshtones appear too contrasted, and contrast in general is overly hot. The color scheme is overly bright, and colors are generally desaturated. Edge enhancement is noticeable throughout. (Danny Richelieu)
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