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Pearse Elliott (written by)
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Release Date:
16 August 2007 (Russia) See more »
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Tagline:
Get Ready to Get Wasted
Plot:
3 couples go to Ireland woods to collect magic mushrooms and trip out. On their way they meet some strange... See more » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Slasher trying to be different See more (112 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Lindsey Haun ... Tara

Jack Huston ... Jake

Max Kasch ... Troy

Maya Hazen ... Lisa

Alice Greczyn ... Holly

Robert Hoffman ... Bluto
Don Wycherley ... Ernie

Sean McGinley ... Bernie

Toby Sedgwick ... Black Brother
André Pollack ... The Dog

Jack Gleeson ... Lonely Twin
Mike Carbery ... Paramedic
Anna Tikhonova ... Mysterious Woman 1
Goranna McDonald ... Mysterious Woman 2
Berry Murphy ... Lonely Twin's Brother
Joe Murphy ... Feral Boy
Joe Phelan ... Young Lonely Twin
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stuart Rankin ... Extra (uncredited)

Directed by
Paddy Breathnach 
 
Writing credits
Pearse Elliott (written by)

Produced by
Simon Channing Williams .... executive producer
James Clayton .... executive producer
Gail Egan .... executive producer
Eva Juel Hammerich .... co-producer (as Eva Juel)
Katie Holly .... associate producer
Nina Lyng .... co-producer
Kim Magnusson .... executive producer
Paddy McDonald .... producer
Rebecca O'Flanagan .... associate producer
Duncan Reid .... executive producer
Robert Walpole .... producer
 
Original Music by
Dario Marianelli 
 
Cinematography by
Nanu Segal (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Dermot Diskin 
 
Casting by
Natasha Cuba 
Kelly Wagner  (as Kelly Martin Wagner)
 
Production Design by
Mark Geraghty 
 
Art Direction by
David Wilson 
 
Costume Design by
Rosie Hackett 
 
Makeup Department
Catherine Biggs .... assistant hair stylist
Dave Bonneywell .... special makeup effects artist
Chris Lyons .... special effects teeth
Tom McInerney .... assistant makeup artist
Ian Morse .... special makeup effects artist
Steve Painter .... special makeup effects artist
Simon Rose .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Clare Kavanagh .... production manager: pick-ups
Carol Moorhead .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Keith Barry .... trainee assistant director
Denis Fitzpatrick .... additional trainee assistant director
Andrew Hegarty .... first assistant director
Alex Jones .... second assistant director
Jonathan Shaw .... third assistant director
Rory Shaw .... trainee assistant director
 
Art Department
Dermot Blighe .... stand-by props
Rory Bruen .... assistant art director
Keith Cullen .... props
Keavy Lalor .... props buyer
Aine Smith .... art department assistant
 
Sound Department
Peter Blayney .... sound re-recording mixer
Alan Collins .... sound facility director: ardmore sound
Caoimhe Doyle .... foley artist
Andrew Felton .... boom operator
Brendan Geaney .... foley editor
Fionn Higgins .... dialogue editor
Tom Johnson .... sound re-recording mixer
Andy Malcolm .... foley artist
Anna Malkin .... foley recording assistant
Jon Stevenson .... sound designer
Don White .... foley recording mixer
Simon J. Willis .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Kevin Byrne .... special effects supervisor
Kevin Nolan .... special effects technician
Cliff Wallace .... special effects makeup designer
 
Visual Effects by
Sam Bassett .... digital compositor
Peter Hartwig .... digital compositor
Troels Hoe .... digital compositor
Michael Holm .... digital effects artist
John Kennedy .... digital effects consultant
Alexander Marthin .... visual effects supervisor
Patrick O'Casey .... digital compositor
 
Stunts
Gerry Behan .... stunts
Paul Burke .... stunt rigger
Brendan Condren .... stunts
Joe Condren .... stunt coordinator
Niamh Connell .... stunt double
Ken Doherty .... utility stunts
Samantha Heaney .... stunts
Norman Kelly .... stunts
John Sheridan .... stunt rigger
Paul Valentine .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Bailie .... additional first assistant camera
Liam Daniel .... still photographer
Tim Fletcher .... electrician
Andy Gardner .... second assistant camera
Mark Maidment .... first assistant camera
Rory O'Riordan .... camera trainee
Kurt Savage .... first assistant camera
Roger Tooley .... Steadicam operator
 
Casting Department
Joanne Bloom .... casting assistant: LA
Rosalie Clayton .... casting: UK
Chuck Dukas .... casting intern
Viktoria Flídr .... casting: Prague
Chris Gehrt .... casting intern
Sinead MacManus .... casting: UK
Dominika Posserén .... casting assistant: LA
Rebecca Roper .... casting: Ireland
 
Editorial Department
David O'Brien .... assistant editor
Shane Woods .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Christopher Benstead .... music editor
Jody Jenkins .... composer: additional music (as Jody K. Jenkins)
Maggie Rodford .... music coordinator
Jane Runnalls .... lead vocals
Hilary Skewes .... musician contractor
Benjamin Wallfisch .... conductor
Benjamin Wallfisch .... orchestrator
 
Transportation Department
Alan Dixon .... unit driver
Michael Phelan .... transportation
Kenneth Quinn .... unit driver
 
Other crew
Michelle Carew .... assistant production coordinator
Miriam Coleman .... location scout
Karl Daly .... location trainee
Rory Mac Dermott .... production accountant (as Rory MacDermott)
Fionnuala Dorney .... assistant accountant
Jedda Downey .... trainee ad
Mike Hayes .... production assistant
Cathy Mooney .... production coordinator
Dearbhaile O'Hanlon .... location assistant
Brendan O'Sullivan .... assistant location manager
Sarah Power .... assistant to producers
Nic Ransome .... script consultant
Andrew Reid .... head of production: NIFTC
Clodagh Tierney .... location manager
Billie Webster .... post-production accountant (as Billi Webster)
Kathleen Weir .... script supervisor
Lesley Wise .... legal & business affairs
 
Thanks
Ed Clarke .... thanks
 

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Runtime:
84 min | Germany:86 min (European Film Market)
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Errors in geography: Liberty Caps which in the movie occur in a forest/wood are not found there in real life. They're only found on fields.See more »
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References Star Wars (1977)See more »
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54 out of 75 people found the following review useful.
Slasher trying to be different, 24 September 2007
Author: dschmeding from Germany

Shrooms basically is a Slasher Movie. 3 couples go to Ireland woods to collect magic mushrooms and trip out. Of course on their way they already meet some strange inhabitants of the woods and it doesn't take long until a creepy story is being told at the campfire which of course is more than just a story. So strange things happen, people start disappearing, silhouettes move through the woods and the creepy story starts to melt into reality. The idea of blurring the lines between reality and imagination is quite nice and works after the horror kicks in along with the effect of the mushrooms. Problem is that the pacing of the movie is damn slow and doesn't really pick up much till the end. So I often looked at my watch since it seemed and eternity. Shrooms is not a bad movie, it has some nice modern elements like the typical washed out colors, some nice tripping ideas like a speaking cow mixing in with the classic campfire story and haunted woods themes. Anyway its hard to be sucked into the movie... it tries to be hypnotic with the trippy visuals and permanent uncertainty of reality and imagination. But it just rides that horse too long and too slow... so when you get the ends twist you already might be too sleepy to care. If you want to see a trippy mix of Evil Dead, Blair Witch Project and High Tension go check it out, but don't expect too much action and gore.

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