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Barr B. Potter (co-writer)
Marko Mäkilaakso (screenplay)
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Release Date:
4 May 2012 (Finland) See more »
A platoon of American and Finnish soldiers is driven deep into a Russian forest where its Captain discovers a terrifying secret. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Andrew Tiernan ... Captain Martin Stone

Jouko Ahola ... Captain Niemi

Samuel Vauramo ... Kolya
Mikko Leppilampi ... Lieutenant Laakso

Andreas Wilson ... Assistant
Antti Reini ... Sergeant Halonen
Magdalena Górska ... Dasha

Mark Wingett ... David Selzman

Andrius Paulavicius ... Russian soldier
Geoffrey T. Bersey ... Old man
Tomas Ereminas ... Nazi zombie soldier
Teemu Eriksson ... Medic
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alden Anderson ... Russian Soldier (uncredited)
Marko Mäkilaakso ... Corporal Jackson (uncredited)

Directed by
Marko Mäkilaakso  (as Marko Makilaakso)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Marko Mäkilaakso  screenplay
Marko Mäkilaakso  story
Barr B. Potter  co-writer

Produced by
Alessandro Fracassi .... executive producer
Robert Little .... executive producer (as Robbie Little)
Marko Mäkilaakso .... co-producer (as Marko Makilaakso)
Barr B. Potter .... producer
Ramunas Skikas .... producer
Joel Soisson .... co-producer
Original Music by
Neal Acree 
Joel Goldsmith 
Cinematography by
Hannu-Pekka Vitikainen 
Film Editing by
Michael J. Duthie 
Casting by
Robin Gurland 
Production Design by
Algis Garbaciauskas 
Art Direction by
Darius Bastys 
Audrius Dumikas 
Kari Kankaanpää 
Set Decoration by
Dalia Pranckenaite 
Costume Design by
Daiga Rybakoviene 
Makeup Department
Egle Mikalauskaite .... makeup designer
Production Management
Darius Jarasunas .... production manager
Milda Leipute .... production supervisor
Chris F. Woods .... post-production supervisor (as Christopher Francis Woods)
Inga Zavoronok .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Laura Stankeviciute .... second assistant director
Boris Taskov .... first assistant director
Art Department
Barry Atkinson .... development artist
Julius Baratinskis .... painter
Arturas Cerkauskas .... props
D'Ubaldi Cinzia .... digital artist
Aurelijus Gaidelionis .... assistant property master
Kari Kankaanpää .... development artist
Arturas Kmitas .... props on set
Ramunas Rastauskas .... property master
Sarune Tautvaisaite .... props on set
Sound Department
Steven Avila .... sound designer
Trip Brock .... supervising sound editor
Rob Embrey .... post sound coordinator
Peter D. Lago .... sound designer
Peter D. Lago .... sound effects editor
Zdenek Manych .... boom operator
Greg Mauer .... foley mixer
Rene Mikan .... sound mixer
Rick Owens .... foley artist
Owen Peterson .... sound engineer
Alexander Pugh .... sound effects editor
Mark A. Rozett .... re-recording mixer
Jason Shaffer .... sound effects editor
Bryon Speller .... dialogue editor
Steven Utt .... sound recordist
Kelly Vandever .... re-recording mixer
Brian S.M. Wroth .... adr editor
Brian S.M. Wroth .... dialogue editor
Special Effects by
Darius Cicenas .... special effects supervisor
Volker Lorig .... special effects supervisor
Visual Effects by
Alden Anderson .... visual effects
Magno Borgo .... digital paint artist
John Bowers .... visual effects
Erik Dehkhoda .... visual effects artist
Rob Geddes .... digital paint artist
Justas Giedraitis .... visual effects supervisor
Alyssa Gobelle .... visual effects intern
Chad Goei .... visual effects supervisor
Georg Kaltenbrunner .... visual effects
Christopher Knight .... visual effects artist
Nicholas Lambert .... digital paint artist
Brandon Miletta .... cg supervisor
Charles Pina .... digital paint artist
James Pina .... roto/paint supervisor
Raminta Poskute .... visual effects producer
Jonathan Sims .... visual effects artist
Tomas Ereminas .... stunt coordinator
Regimantas Ivickas .... stunt performer
Jevgenij Kirilov .... stunts
Leonid Kotik .... stunts
Bogdan Kumshatsky .... stunts
Robert Martinkevic .... stunt rider
Ruta Nemaniene .... horse wrangler
Arturas Nemanis .... horse master
Andrej Riabokon .... stunt performer
Grigorij Strelec .... stunt rider
Camera and Electrical Department
Linas Dikcius .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Vytaitas Gudlevicius .... key grip
Zdislav Jagelo .... electrician
Rolandas Joneliukstis .... first assistant camera
Alex Lehmann .... additional photography (as Alexandre Lehmann)
Marko Mäkilaakso .... camera operator
Jerzy Palacz .... camera operator
Audrius Zelenius .... second assistant camera
Casting Department
Donatas Simukauskas .... casting assistant
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Aldona Levandaviciené .... wardrobe supervisor
Editorial Department
Andrea Baracca .... colorist
Baron Kimble .... assistant editor
Music Department
James Baxter .... music editor
George Gallegos .... music supervisor
Other crew
Jelena Grishina .... trainee script supervisor
Lon Haber .... publicity department
Loreta Liesyté .... script supervisor
Salvatore Ricciardi .... scan operator
Rasa Vilkaityté .... production coordinator
Lloyd Kaufman .... special thanks
Stan Lee .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"War of the Dead - Stone's War" - International (English title) (alternative title)
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86 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »

Did You Know?

Shot in Lithuania back in 2007 and after the film was edited in 2008 the production ran out of financing and was put on hold until 2011 when the film was finally completed.See more »
Revealing mistakes: In the middle of movie when the pack is going down the stairs the man in lead has a lighter burning. It is obvious a flashlight is directed at actors to create more light ambiance.See more »


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22 out of 32 people found the following review useful.
War of the ... sense?, 6 May 2012
Author: kosmasp

This movie does everything a B-movie needs to do, to get your attention. It's pretty trashy, it's pretty out there (who cares about historical accuracy anyway, right? ;o) ) and it does have some extreme ideas and still some decent acting (all judged by the limitations of budget of course, don't compare it to a blockbuster). If that sounds intriguing to you, than do not mind the silly name of the movie (though maybe the silly name prepares you somewhat), but do watch the movie and just enjoy it as it is meant to be.

Having said that, if you can't fathom the idea of mistakes, ridiculous behaviour, OTT acting or OTT special effects at times, plus some explicit scenes of violence, than you might want to stay clear of this. It is not a great movie by any sense, but it will entertain you, if you let it.

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