Km 31
Km 31 (2006)

Mexican folklore melds with J-horror elements and the brooding atmospherics of Spanish horror specialist Jaume Balaguero in director Rigoberto Castaneda's loose adaptation of the La Llorona legend - a frightening tale that has been… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: October 15, 2006
DVD Release Date: October 7, 2008
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Critic Score: 75% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jonathan Crocker
Time Out

This stunningly derivative Latin ghost chiller might have had audiences Jackson Pollocking their underwear 10 years ago. Now (unless you've spent the past decade down a well), only the sheer poverty of ideas is terrifying.

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Xan Brooks

So what bit of this stylishly made, relentlessly silly horror film is "based on real events", exactly?

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Kim Newman
Empire Magazine

A standard shudder picture, with an impressive, chilling apparition.

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Amber Wilkinson
Eye for Film

In terms of mood, it is masterful, however, the film falls down slightly due to a surfeit of subplots.

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Jamie Russell

It's all too familiar for its own good, and isn't helped by the screenplay's meandering subplots about the twin sisters' past and their loves in the present.

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Anton Bitel

Mexico's first ghost story in decades is slick and well-crafted, but fails to distinguish itself or find its way to a satisfying ending.

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David Gritten
Daily Telegraph (UK)

Supernatural thriller elements finally combine with an old Mexican folk legend.

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Rob Daniel
Sky Movies

Solid performances and a well-manifested sense of the supernatural makes KM 31 a journey worth taking.

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Flixster Audience Score: 39% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
I had a huge expectations on this Movie, but already after 30 minutes I figured out what was going on the km 31. Watched it to end and I said to myself… More
John Me
It is obvious that this movie s higly influenced by J-Horror movies. Good performances, dark cinematography and good special effects, but the the author and… More
Luke Baldock
So I watch this on the same day as They. The first scene is incredibly familiar and illustrates exactly what is wrong with horror today. The films were made a… More
Tsubaki Sanjuro
A mexican attempt at milking the cow of the Ringu/Ju On horror vein with very poor results. The story feels just way too familiar for anyone who has seen at… More