Down 55,474 this week

Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders (2009)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.8/10 from 34 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 8 critic

Manchester. Present day. The supernatural crime hub of the twenty-first century, home of Detective Mark 'Mac' Macready. When Macready wakes from a coma he was brutally put into by an unseen... See full summary »


0Check in

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2546 titles
created 26 Aug 2012

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders (2009)

Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders (2009) on IMDb 8.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders.
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A large Halloween mask-making company has plans to kill millions of American children with something sinister hidden in Halloween masks.

Director: Tommy Lee Wallace
Stars: Tom Atkins, Stacey Nelkin, Dan O'Herlihy
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Ten years after his original massacre, the invalid Michael Myers awakens and returns to Haddonfield to kill his seven-year-old niece on Halloween. Can Dr. Loomis stop him?

Director: Dwight H. Little
Stars: Donald Pleasence, Ellie Cornell, Danielle Harris
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael... See full summary »

Director: Joe Chappelle
Stars: Donald Pleasence, Paul Rudd, Marianne Hagan
Halloween 5 (1989)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

It's one year later after the events of Halloween 4. Michael survives the shootings and on October 31st he returns with a vengeance. Lurking and stalking, Jamie, Rachel, and Rachel's ... See full summary »

Director: Dominique Othenin-Girard
Stars: Donald Pleasence, Danielle Harris, Ellie Cornell
Halloween II (1981)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

While Sheriff Brackett and Dr. Loomis hunt for Michael Myers, a traumatized Laurie is rushed to hospital, and the serial killer is not far behind her.

Director: Rick Rosenthal
Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Charles Cyphers
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality ... See full summary »

Director: Rick Rosenthal
Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Busta Rhymes, Brad Loree
Halloween (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish adolescent girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.

Director: John Carpenter
Stars: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tony Moran
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Laurie Strode, now the dean of a Northern California private school with an assumed name, must battle the Shape one last time and now the life of her own son hangs in the balance.

Director: Steve Miner
Stars: Jamie Lee Curtis, Josh Hartnett, Adam Arkin
Halloween (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.

Director: Rob Zombie
Stars: Scout Taylor-Compton, Malcolm McDowell, Tyler Mane
Staff Room (TV Series 2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Ryan McDermott, Adam Brown, Zoë Lister


Complete credited cast:
Ryan McDermott ...
Paul Feeney ...
Charlotte Fellows ...
Paul Newbery ...
Ashleigh Edwards Pitt ...
Sean Candon ...
Chris Lumb ...
Sam The Bartender
Tom Tuck ...
Kate Davies ...
Nurse Betty
Alexander Rogerson ...
The Archangel (as Al James)
Johnny Swindells ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Day ...
Ian Dean ...
Reporter #1 / Groom
Lee Dyson ...


Manchester. Present day. The supernatural crime hub of the twenty-first century, home of Detective Mark 'Mac' Macready. When Macready wakes from a coma he was brutally put into by an unseen enemy, he is met with the unsettling news that his wife Christina is missing and a mass murdering monster has been on the rampage, which the press has affectionately dubbed 'The Archangel'. Realizing there is a connection between his wife's disappearance and the arrival of 'The Archangel' the intrepid detective descends into a paranoid, frenzied search through Manchester's dark supernatural underbelly. It is up to Mac, and Mac alone, to find his missing wife, solve the case and bring the merciless Archangel to cold blooded justice. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


He worries about the end of the world so you don't have to. See more »


Short | Comedy | Horror



Official Sites:



Release Date:

12 December 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mac  »

Box Office


£5,000 (estimated)

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs




| (HDV)
See  »

Did You Know?


Features a guest appearance by Manchester Burlesque group 'The Glitter Kittens' as the She-Snakes. See more »


Ed Taylor: Mac, you're looking in all the wrong places.
Mark 'Mac' Macready: No Ed, I'm looking in all the right places.
See more »


Spin-off Tuck Bushman and the Demon Bitch Bags (2012) See more »


Midnight Warrior
Michael Green
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Awesome comedy horror
28 June 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to be invited to a launch party for this short movie just after it was released online for free public viewing.

It is a short film but I'd say it's the perfect length for what it is. It's a tongue in cheek affair that reminds me of Evil Dead and Shaun of the Dead. I can imagine Bruce Campbell or Simon Pegg + Nick Frost loving this! Being set in Manchester was also a big attraction to me as it's near to where I live. I'm not saying that this would detract from the enjoyment for anyone else watching Mark Macready and the Archangel Murders but it was an added bonus for me.

I don't really want to give anything about the storyline as I think it needs to be watched (after all it's only around 30 minutes long).

If you like comedy / horror I'd say this is a must watch. The production is absolutely great and all the people involved in it's making have done a fantastic job on such a limited budget.

I'm looking forward to seeing bigger budget, longer movies from all of the guys and gals responsible for this in the near future.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: