What is it?
The 2002 British action horror movie Dog Soldiers.
What is it about?
This is how the Rotten Tomatoes describes this movie:
British director Neil Marshall’s directorial debut Dog Soldiers resurrects and embraces the low-budget horror-comedy.
Sergeant Harry Wells (Sean Pertwee) leads a team of British soldiers on a routine expedition to the Scottish Highlands.
The six men would rather be at home watching the game, but they are even more dismayed when a carcass lands on their campfire.
The next morning, they happen upon a severely injured Captain Richard Ryan (Liam Cunningham) and the bloody remains of his squadron.
Soon they are attacked by giant werewolf beasts and chased through the woods, only to be saved by zoologist Megan (Emma Cleasby), who explains some of the truth about the creatures.
They all take refuge in an old farmhouse while the threat of the monsters looms increasingly heavy.
I saw this movie years ago when I was at my former classmate DH’s house, I remember us having a pretty good time and laughing at a few scenes in the movie, especially during a certain kitchen fight scene.
I did not like it as much as some people did, I possibly felt that it dragged a bit at times, but it is possibly one of the better (not the best) werewolf movies; which is not saying much because they are using not that good.
- John Jr