Apocalypto


2h 18m 2006

Brief Synopsis

A tale set in the Mayan civilization. When a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate, and spurred by the power of his love for his wom

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adventure
Period
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Raoul Zavala Haro
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Veracruz, Mexico

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 18m

Synopsis

A tale set in the Mayan civilization. When a man's idyllic presence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, he is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate, and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family, he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life.

Crew

Joan Manuel Absalon

Stunts

Marco Acacio

Driver

Wade Ackley

Makeup Effects

Alfredo Acle

Art Director

Robert Adams

Digital Effects

Ephrain Aguirre

Driver

Alfred Ainsworth

Video Assist/Playback

Fahed Al-habib

Editorial Production Assistant

Nury Alamo

Makeup

Pedro Alanis

Painter

Alberto Alarcon

Models

Ignacio A Alarcon

Assistant Art Director

Paul D Alarcon

Makeup

Isis Alcazar

Makeup

Charles Aldrige

Digital Effects Artist

Giovanna Acha Aleman

Production Assistant

David Alexander

Graphic Artist

Julieta Alvarez

On-Set Dresser

Armando Amador

Accountant

Enriqueta Amador

Accountant

Erik Amador

Driver

Jose Amador

Driver

Etienne Andlau

Digital Effects Artist

Pablo Facundo Angeles

Models

Sandra Arai

Makeup

Eduardo Arcos

Makeup Assistant

Jay Aroesty

Set Decorator

Edna Arriola

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Teresa Arteaga

Stunts

Kami Asgar

Supervising Sound Editor

Martin Astles

Makeup Effects

Simon Atherton

Props Assistant

Adam Devitt Austin

Camera

Hector Avila

Wig Maker

Luis David Avila

Driver

Manuel Avila

Driver

Adam Avitabile

Digital Effects Artist

Rocky Babcock

Camera

Jonay Bacallado

Painter

Dian Bachar

Makeup Effects

Jaime Baksht

Adr Mixer

Jose Manuel Ballesteros

Craft Service

Ana Ballestreros

Caterer

Victoria Banda

Wig Maker

Stephanie Barker

Medic

Lloyd Lee Barnett

Digital Effects Artist

Andy Rafael Barrios

Digital Effects Artist

David Barton

Makeup Effects

Robin Baynton

Engineer

Israel Becerril Alarcon

On-Set Dresser

Judith A Bell

Digital Effects Artist

Elissa Bello

Digital Effects Artist

Carlos Benassini

Set Designer

Francesca Dalla Benetta

Makeup

Glenn Bennett

Digital Effects Artist

Raul Esquivel Bernal

Makeup Assistant

Dick Bernstein

Music Editor

Les Bernstein

Visual Effects

John Besse

Makeup Effects

David Betancourt

Foley Mixer

Noel Betaza

Driver

John Biggs

Makeup Effects

Mark Binnall

Grip

Derek Bird

Digital Effects Artist

Shady Blackwold

Models

Armando Blanco

Driver

Jeff Blodgett

Digital Effects

Julio Bolanos

Transportation

Vicente Bolanos

Driver

Mark Boley

Makeup Effects

Roberto Bonelli

Art Director

Monica Bordon

Makeup Assistant

Georgina Borgia

Makeup Assistant

Ricardo Hernandez Bortolini

Grip

Arturo Lazcano Botello

Painter

Mark Bourque

Special Effects Supervisor

Steve Bowen

Visual Effects

Joseph R Branca

Sound Editor

Nick Brandon

Stunts

Phil Brennan

Digital Effects

Jeff Brinker

Rigging Grip

Suzan Broad

Hair Assistant

Siobhan Brook

Production Coordinator

David Brooke

Makeup Effects

Chad Buehler

Digital Effects Artist

Ana Buenrostro

Production Assistant

Anadia Buenrostro

Makeup Assistant

Ezra Buenrostro

Art Director

Carn Burton

Location Manager

Jesus Cabuto

Accountant

Julissa Calderon

Makeup Assistant

Moises Calderon

Stunts

Christian Camacho

Video Assist/Playback

Fernando Camara

Sound Mixer

Aaron I Campos

Production Assistant

Rolando Campos

Assistant Camera

Alexandre Cancado

Digital Effects

Jen Cantwell

Digital Effects Artist

Antonio Gomez Capetillo

Sculptor

Ted Caplan

Foley Editor

Iana Carboni

Makeup Artist

Mario Cardona

Dp/Cinematographer

Mario Cardona

Director Of Photography

Julian Navarro Carranza

On-Set Dresser

Merlin Carrell

Digital Effects Artist

Victor M Carrera

Driver

Federico Carretti

Makeup Artist

Juey Carroll

Digital Effects Artist

Orla Carroll

Hair Stylist

Abel Casillas

Other

Gerardo Castell

Driver

Miguel Castell

Driver

Martha Castillero

Costume Designer

Estanislao Castillo

Driver

Jose Castillo

Driver

Michael P Catanzarite

Key Grip

Stefano Ceccarelli

Hair

Joe Censoplano

Digital Effects

Laura Bonilla Ceron

Makeup Artist

Miguel Cervantes Garcia

On-Set Dresser

Juan Manuel Chaparro

Models

Gabriel Chavez

Construction

Miguel Necoechea Chavez

Production Assistant

Adela Chavira

Makeup Assistant

Aurora Chavira

Hair Stylist

Irene Chavira

Makeup Assistant

Isaac Lanado Chavira

Makeup

Alexander Chen

Visual Effects

Sylvie Chesneau

Script Supervisor

Hilario Chi

Dialogue Coach

Keith Christiansen

Makeup Effects

Vicki Christianson

Executive Producer

James Chu

Digital Effects Artist

Jose Juan Cisneros Lira

Swing Gang

Patrick Clancey

Visual Effects

Matt Codd

Matte Painter

Helen Cohen

Makeup Effects

Jeff Colbert

Special Effects Supervisor

Mike Collins

Digital Effects Artist

Shaun Comly

Digital Effects

Scott Conner

Makeup Effects

Alan K Contreras

Assistant Camera

Alan K Contreras

Steadicam Operator

Erick Contreras

Stunts

Jimena Contreras

Propman

Azteca Control

Production

Benjamin Cook

Sound Effects Editor

Benjamin Cook

Sound Designer

Andrew Cooper

Photography

Antonio Cornejo

Special Effects Assistant

Cristopher "choke" Correa

Production

Stephanie Correa

Assistant Director

Emilio Cortes

Sound

Ignacio Arteaga Cortez

Stunts

Elisabeth Cotter

Color

Richard Courte

Special Effects Supervisor

Michelle Couttulenc

Adr

Gustavo Covarrubias

Grip

Gustavo Covarrubias

Key Grip

Ricardo Covarrubias

Dolly Grip

Daniel Crawley

Makeup Effects

Donnie Creighton

Visual Effects Producer

Brandon Criswell

Digital Effects Artist

Juan Cruz

Driver

Rodolfo Cruz

Makeup

Kevin Culhane

Digital Effects Artist

Arturo Curiel

Transportation Coordinator

Hector Curiel

Transportation Captain

Jose Luis Curiel

Driver

Matt Dalton

Production Accountant

David Dare

Digital Effects

Bruce Davey

Producer

Elena De Nigris

Hair Stylist

Lorella De Rossi

Makeup Supervisor

Diego Demian Decont

Models

Javier Del Rio

Location Assistant

Javier Delgado

Set Costumer

Peter Demarest

Digital Effects Artist

Dariush Derakhshani

Digital Effects

Giuseppe Desiato

Makeup Artist

Adrian Devane

Unit Manager

Amit Dhawal

Digital Effects Artist

Claudio Di Cola

Hair Stylist

Ada Diaz

Production Assistant

Michael Dillon

Visual Effects

Ben Dishart

Digital Effects Artist

Chad Dombrova

Digital Effects

John Donahue

Makeup Effects

Chris Dooly

Makeup Effects

Ned Dowd

Executive Producer

Ned Dowd

Unit Production Manager

Audrey Doyle

Makeup Artist

Sharon Doyle

Makeup Artist

Mitchell S Drain

Digital Effects Artist

Michael Dressel

Foley Editor

Gail Du Fosse

Avid Editor

Shawn Duchscherer

Lighting Technician

Mathew Duncan

Sound Mixer

Barbara Dunning

Assistant Editor

Regina Duprat

Makeup Assistant

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Action
Adventure
Period
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Raoul Zavala Haro
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution
Location
Veracruz, Mexico

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 18m

Award Nominations

Best Makeup

2006

Best Sound

2006

Best Sound Editing

2006

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

The Country of United States

Winner of the 2006 Golden Reel Award for Best Sound Editing for Music in a Feature Film by the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE).

Released in United States December 8, 2006

Released in United States on Video May 22, 2007

Released in United States December 8, 2006

Released in United States on Video May 22, 2007