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After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to sur

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2005-07-08

Runtime 99 minutes

Budget $3.5m

Revenue $57m


TMDB 7.0


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beadzombie shared a tip "A super creepy movie. Well worth a watch. I've seen it many times."

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chad_cooper shared a tip "Not a big fan of this one. But, it’s far better than the sequel."

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cynthia_217 shared a tip "This movie for some reason scared the crap out of me and I’ve seen tons of horror movies. It’s creepy and make you jump."

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ivette_baez shared a tip "One of the best horror films ever made! Never disappoints."

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Definitely one of my favorite horror flicks!"

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shield_maiden_legion shared a tip "You will never find me adventuring in caves because of this movie."

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emily_heisler shared a tip "Makes you jump"

taylor_4210 shared a tip "Favorite horror movie hands down!"

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marcus_parks shared a tip "Love this movie. Horror, thrills, action, it's everything. Most of the characters have agency and kick ass!"

patrick_j shared a tip "For 2006 this is a damn good movie…shock and awe the suspense is 🤌🏾 WATCH IT!"

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arleisha_strauder shared a tip "So good!!!"

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cody_carter_4381 shared a tip "Top 5 horror movie for me. Perfect."

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greg_elder shared a tip "First time I watched it I fell in love with it, great movie.!"

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shaina_villalobos shared a tip "Favorite spelunking movie of all time"

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scott_rands shared a tip "Some of the acting wasn’t the greatest and the characters could be annoying at times, but the story is freaky as hell!"

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kpaigey shared a tip "Loved this for it's creepiness factor"

sydney_mueller shared a tip "Super creepy and maybe possible who knows."

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stephanie_rosborough shared a tip "Seen it"

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shannon_hensley_5414 shared a tip "My mom picked this one out. And she was never a horror movie fan. Forever #2 in my top 10."

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v3n0mkd shared a tip "It's good, scary, and has a bunch of creepy monsters!"

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hailey_rene_416 shared a tip "I refuse to accept the US ending."

mary_blake shared a tip "absolutely loved it"

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kabronex shared a tip "Made me feel claustrophobic and glad I'm abovee ground."

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ellewiz shared a tip "One of the scariest movies ever made"

lizzie_schwieterman shared a tip "It was just incredible"

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hitreplay_emme shared a tip "Scariest movie I've seen so far"

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glenn_burns shared a tip "Hot women in distress."

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nate_sadler_1541 shared a tip "Wonderfully shot, gruesome and unsettling."

adam_m shared a tip "One of the best horror movies ever made."

kyle_marquis shared a tip "I love it and hate it at the same time. To me this is the scariest movie I’ve ever seen period"

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karen_tillman-tucker shared a tip "This was a powerful movie about betrayal, friendship, forgiveness, survival & the will to live. I loved it!!"

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deleted_user_1609632315957 shared a tip "First ever all female cast in a horror flick"

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deleted_user_1609632315957 shared a tip "The cast weren't allowed to see the creatures, so when they do they're reaction is genuine"

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Nicolecorrine shared a tip "My absolute favorite horror movie"

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myles_becker shared a tip "One of the best indie horror/suspense movies out there."

melissa_lindeman shared a tip "Love the suspense!"

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whinybb331 shared a tip "Great movie..."

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carlos_villa shared a tip "8️⃣"

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carlos_villa shared a tip "8"

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robert_boyman shared a tip "One of the best!"

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lynn_james_6900 shared a tip "Haven’t seen it in over a decade and the thought of it still@gives me the creeps!"

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