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The Cottage (2008)

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Complete credited cast:
James Bierman ...
Cat Meacher ...
Club Receptionist
Danny Nussbaum ...
Man in Suit
Logan Wong ...
Muk Li San
Jonathan Chan-Pensley ...
Chun Yo Fu
Simon Schatzberger ...
Villager with Dog
The Farmer (as David Legeno)
Katy Murphy ...
Farmer's Wife
Farmer's Daughter 1
Eden Watson ...
Farmer's Daughter 2


In a remote part of the countryside, a bungled kidnapping turns into a living nightmare for four central characters when they cross paths with a psychopathic farmer and all hell breaks loose. Written by Anonymous

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Sleeps six bloody comfortably.


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Release Date:

14 March 2008 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Bienvenue au cottage  »

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Box Office


£2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£303,072 (UK) (14 March 2008)


£598,221 (UK) (21 March 2008)

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2.35 : 1
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According to director Williams, Tracey was originally written as a 40-year-old character but, to get the finance, he was told to cast someone young. See more »


When David returns from the Public telephone In the village the Alarm Is blaring out and lights flashing on one of the cars. David runs Into the house with the alarm still sounding but a few seconds later the alarm mysteriously switches Itself off. See more »


David: She alright?
Peter: She's still unconscious.
David: That's chlorophyll for you.
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Stay till the very end of the credits for an additional scene. See more »


References My Bloody Valentine (1981) See more »

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User Reviews

Mindless, twisted mayhem!
27 April 2008 | by (West Midlands, England) – See all my reviews

The best way to sum up this film is 'interesting...!' The violence, blood and gore is fantastic. If you want to see people decapitated and hacked to bits and want to laugh at the same time, this recent British horror comedy is definitely for you. The main characters are fun, likable and witty, Andy Serkis is fantastic, the dialogue is hilarious and the film is just entertaining from start to finish.

However, the storyline is quite simply all over the place. It's an incoherent mess to be exact! The film just twists and turns in different directions raising a number of questions, which it then leaves unanswered. Characters and subplots are introduced and then forgotten about. However, I'm guessing most people would not want to see this for the plot so if you just want some mindless, gory fun, go and see this.

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