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Lost Colony: The Legend of Roanoke (2007)
"Wraiths of Roanoke" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Fantasy | Horror | Mystery  -  13 October 2007 (USA)
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In the 1580's English colonists arrive in what was to become North Carolina and find supernatural terror.

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Ananias Dare
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Eleanor Dare
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George Howe
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Manteo
Mari Mascaro ...
Elizabeth Viccars
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John White
George Calil ...
Thomas Stevens
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Gregory Hemphill
Atanas Srebrev ...
Samuel Fillion
Hristo Mitzkov ...
Ambrose Viccars
Velislav Pavlov ...
Gaius Callis
Rafael Jordan ...
Christopher Harvie
Jonas Talkington ...
William Stark
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Emme Merrimoth
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Father Jacob
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English colonists arriving on Roanoke Island in 1587 find the fort built years before deserted. Soon after members of the colony begin to die in horrible ways. Leader Before returning to England for provisions, John White puts his son-in-law Ananais Dare in charge, and Dare realizes the island is haunted by Norse spirits. Enlisting the aid of a friendly Native American, Dare attempts to free the spirits from their earthly captivity before the entire colony is lost. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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They came from England to tame the New World, only to become the prey of an ancient evil. See more »


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Rated R for violent content and frightening images | See all certifications »

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Torrential downpours on the very first day of shooting delayed production nearly 5 hours. See more »

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The coastline of Virginia and North Carolina looked much different in 1580 than they do more than 400 years later. See more »

Quotes

Ambrose Viccars: [about Eleanor's father] The old man certainly has a way about him, doesn't he?
Ananias Dare: Oh, yes. Yes, he does!
Eleanor Dare: He's not that bad.
Ananias Dare: Try being me for a day.
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Not bad but not great either
10 April 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Lost Colony: The Legend of Roanoke did actually look as though it would be somewhat tolerable. And while nothing great, considering SyFy's dubious track-record it is. This is by far one of the better-looking SyFy projects, with stunning locations and scenery and photography that does look as though care went into it instead of the usual dull, slapdash kind. The score is decent, not too over-bearing or sluggish and the acting shows a sense of spirit and an effort to not be too bland or overdone. However, while I appreciated the moral and philosophical aspects, the script could have done with being more thoughtful and less cheesy and stilted, the story suffers from a lack of atmosphere and poorly choreographed and less-than-thrilling battles and while the characters are less stereotypical than characters in other SyFy movies(the creature and disaster movies of theirs are the worst when it comes to this) not much is done to make them interesting to let us relate to them.

Overall, not bad but not desperately good either, just average. 5/10 Bethany Cox


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