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Dog Soldiers

Neil Marshall's dashing debut feature is a delicious mix of gory horror and outrageous humour.

Sean Pertwee stars as an army sergeant leading a disgruntled group on a routine exercise in the Highlands. The exercise becomes less routine when a carcass lands on their campfire, followed by the discovery of a dying captain (Liam Cunningham), surrounded by his dead squadron.

The mortally wounded man explains that giant werewolves are on the prowl and, on cue, the troop is attacked.

Taking refuge in a deserted farmhouse with a zoologist (Emma Cleasby) who knows the creatures' history, the soldiers must use every weapon at their disposal to survive...

(2002) Cert: 15

Dog Soldiers synopsis

In this mix of horror and humour, a platoon of soldiers are on exercise in Scotland when they suddenly find themselves fighting for their lives for real - against werewolves

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