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Brendan Foley (written by)
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When a 'bog body' a 2000 year old murder victim preserved in a peat bog is disturbed by developers in rural Ireland, an archaeologist, a hunter and their helpers face the task of sending him back where he came from. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Vinnie Jones ... Mr. Hunter

Jason Barry ... David Wallace

Nora-Jane Noone ... Saiorse Reilly

Adam Fogerty ... Bog Body

Amy Huberman ... Hannah Ross

Shelly Goldstein ... Val Leary
Gavin Kelty ... Deano Doyle

Olga Wehrly ... Mallory Ross
Michael Collins ... Foreman

Paul Valentine ... Builder

Glen Barry ... Damo (Shop)

Charlene Gleeson ... Lorna (Taxi)
Stephen Farrelly ... Celtic Warrior (as Sheamus O'Shaunessy)
Sean Condren ... Circus Boy
Aran Condren ... Circus Boy 2
Jimmy Sweeney ... Turf Cutter
Benen Mccloy ... Uncle Desmond (as Benen McCloy)
Dean Reidy ... Boy By Lake
Brendan Condren ... Wounded Hunter
Daniel Dillon ... Joyride Boy
Rebecca Dillon ... Joyride Girl

Directed by
Brendan Foley 
 
Writing credits
Brendan Foley (written by)

John Sheridan (idea) &
Joe Condren (idea) &
Brendan Foley (idea)

Produced by
Peter Burrell .... producer
Joe Condren .... producer
Brendan Foley .... producer
Brian Healy .... executive producer
John Valentine .... executive producer
Paul Valentine .... producer
 
Original Music by
Graham Slack 
 
Cinematography by
Stephen Murphy 
 
Film Editing by
Andrew Cohen 
 
Costume Design by
Fiona Whelan 
 
Makeup Department
Nina Ayoub .... makeup artist
Liz Byrne .... principal makeup artist
Terry Ralph .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Martin O'Malley .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Keith Barry .... second assistant director
Brendan Bourke .... second assistant director
Martin O'Malley .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Andrew Valentine .... set constructor
 
Sound Department
Tony Cooper .... boom operator
Malcolm Davies .... production sound mixer
Garret Farrell .... sound re-recording mixer
Dave McMahon .... supervising sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Ed Bruce .... visual effects artist
 
Stunts
Paul Burke .... stunts
Anthony Condren .... stunts (as Tony Condren)
Brendan Condren .... stunt coordinator
Dillon Kelly .... stunt performer
Norman Kelly .... stunts
Paul Thompson .... stunts
Paul Valentine .... stunt double
Joe Condren .... additional stunt coordinator (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Karl Bell .... electrician
Brendan Bourke .... still photographer
Darryl Byrne .... first assistant "a" camera
Martin Craigh .... electrician
Peter Delaney .... assistant camera
Ciaran Dempsey .... electrician
Con Dempsey .... electrician
Mike Donohue .... electrician
Jason Figgis .... second unit camera
Jonny Figgis .... second unit camera
Philip Fitzsimons .... gaffer
Mark Grady .... camera: additional footage
David Handcock .... key grip
Tony Lynch .... electrician
Eoin McLoughlin .... clapper loader
Mike Mooney .... best boy
Eugene O'Sullivan .... generator operator
Terry Ralph .... still photographer
Tony Walsh .... generator operator
 
Editorial Department
Simon Thornton .... on-line editor
 
Transportation Department
Paddy McDonald .... driver
Thomas Price .... driver
Declan Reidy .... driver
Pat Wilson .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Rafai Nadraski .... production assistant
 

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Rated R for some violence, disturbing images and brief sexuality
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90 min
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Trivia:
The "Bog Man" is heard speaking occasionally throughout the movie. A lot of what he says is nothing other than grunting, but several phrases are actually modern Irish Gaelic, specifically, "Uisce" (water) and "Saoirse" (freedom, usage is unrelated to the name of the female lead).See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: The Taxi that Deano drives is repeatedly said to be from Dublin, yet the license plates are from the UK.See more »
Quotes:
Saiorse Reilly:[after crashing the car into a cow] Poor thing.
Professor David Wallace:Nah, I think I'm alright.
Saiorse Reilly:Not you! The cow!
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Movie Connections:
References "Gilligan's Island" (1964)See more »

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15 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
Is this really a movie?, 19 June 2009
Author: Cristiantel from Romania

I am a big movie consumer and I'm very tolerant with bad ones. I believe there is something good in almost any movie: maybe a good actor, a good scenario, a nice landscape, nice FX... something! Legend of the bog? I don't know... I couldn't find something like that! Bad acting, bad plot, bad scenario, bad effects... Oh, there is something! A nice forest and an interesting landscape... I mean the bog itself!

A movie without beginning, without ending and between... a very confusing, stupid and boring action, made out of unbound pieces of amateur theatrical performance! I've watched this movie with my 12 years old son, him too a "movie-man", and after about 30 minutes he asked me: "Do you like this movie? I think is as bad as Centipede! You said to me this is a horror movie!". Well... no comment! Still, we've watched till the end, only to see what happens in the end. And it happened... nothing!

So... it simply doesn't worth, watching the sky would be more productive!

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