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Legend of the Bog -- When a 2000-year old mummified murder victim, a "bog body," is inadvertently disturbed he rises from the dead to wreak havoc on a local group of strangers who unwittingly share a guilty secret. Alone in the dark, they fight for survival as this mysterious victim seeks vengeance on their dark past.
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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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  (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
Paul Burke .... stunts
Brendan Condren .... stunt coordinator
Tony Condren .... stunts
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
90 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

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 »
Revealing mistakes: When the group are foraging for food around the cabin, one of them "digs up" a potato. However, it had clearly been placed there, as there were no roots attached and no potato plant leaves above ground.See more »
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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1 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Horrible!, 15 October 2009
Author: deadeye-14 from United States

"Why Vinnie Jones, why would you star in such a crappy movie? I've seen your movies do so well up to this point, even your performance in X-men 3 was better than this!"

This was my very first and last reactions to this flop of a production. The creators of "Legend of the Bog" must be stoned out of their minds! If you manage to obtain any copy of this movie, dispose of it immediately!

I've gotta say, I have seen better acting in a porno. I'd expect this kind of production from a high school independent films class, but come on, this is supposed to be the big leagues... STEP IT UP A BIT!

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