The Pest | 1997

Directed by: Paul Miller

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Main Plot

"The Pest" is a comedy film directed by Paul Miller. It follows the misadventures of a fast-talking con artist named Pestario "Pest" Vargas, who finds himself in deep trouble after owing a large debt to a wealthy businessman. In order to clear his debt, Pest is forced to participate in a deadly game where he becomes the prey of a group of eccentric hunters. With his quick wit and resourcefulness, Pest must outsmart his pursuers and survive the dangerous game to save his own life.


  • Himmel "The Pest" Santiago is a fast-talking con artist who is forced to participate in a deadly game where he becomes the prey.
  • Jeffrey Jones plays Gustav Shank, a wealthy German hunter who hires a man named Pest to be his prey in a deadly game on a tropical island.
  • Edoardo Ballerini plays the character of Gustav Shank in The Pest. Gustav is the main antagonist who relentlessly pursues and hunts the protagonist throughout the film.


In the ending of "The Pest," the protagonist, Pestario Vargas, manages to outsmart the evil German hunter, Gustav Shank, in a deadly game of cat and mouse. Pestario uses his wit and agility to outmaneuver Gustav at every turn, ultimately leading to his defeat. With Gustav defeated, Pestario is finally free from his clutches and can continue living his life without fear. The movie concludes with Pestario celebrating his victory, surrounded by his friends and loved ones. The audience is left with a sense of triumph and relief as Pestario's relentless pursuit of survival comes to a satisfying end.

Paul Miller