Cover image for Turistas
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2007.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. viewing copy.
System Details:
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: (Side A) R; for strong graphic violence and disturbing content, sexuality, nudity, drug use and language. (Side B) Unrated.
Language Note:
English (Dolby 5.1), French (Dolby Surround) or Spanish (Dolby Surround), English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
General Note:
Double sided, single layer.

Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture.

Special features: Side A: Rated version; audio commentary; deleted scenes ; Side B: Unrated version; "The bloody truth" the special effects of 'Turistas'" featurette; "Out of breathe: underwater production" featurette.
Americans Alex, Bea and Amy along with Brits Finn and Liam and Australian traveler Pru are together on a cross country bus in Brazil. After a near-fatal crash, all six are thrown together fighting for their survival. Further mishaps occur when the locals deprive them of their belongings & possessions. Searching for any sympathetic police, they meet familiar face Kiko. He offers to lead them to sanctuary. Upon reaching their destination, Amy soon vanishes. Only then do they discover that their savior offering shelter is an operator in the black market specializing in running human organs. In their captor's eyes foreigners are using the Brazilian people and for this exploitation, these touristas will come under the Zamora's surgeon's scalpel.
Geographic Term:
Added Uniform Title:
Turistas (Motion picture)


Material Type
Shelf Number
DVD PN1997.T875 2007 1

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John Stockwell's thriller Turistas begins when vacationers end up stranded in a little Brazilian village after a bus accident wipes out their transportation. Although many in the group are experienced when it comes to unusual travel destinations, none of them are able to get a handle on this strange village. They soon come to realize that they are stranded somewhere with something much more dangerous than they could have imagined. Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, and Olivia Wilde co-star. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi