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(2006)

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Special effects were done by Weta Workshops. They also did the special effects for the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
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(at around 29 mins) The scene with the sheep driving the Land Rover took several days to film. The scene with the Land Rover going over the cliff was done in one take.
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Director Jonathan King did a lot of the noises for the Grant sheep monster.
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It took four people to operate the Grant monster sheep suit.
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Tammy Davis stayed and worked on a farm as research for his role as Tucker.
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Released in Spain as a double feature with Severance (2006).
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(at around 1h 3 mins) Someone mentions contacting the MAF, New Zealand's Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.
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(at around 49 mins) When Mrs. Mac prepares a haggis, she recites the opening lines of "Address to a Haggis" by Robert Burns. Haggis traditionally is made using a sheep's heart, liver, lungs, and stomach.
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Oliver Driver originally auditioned for the part of Angus.
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The cave tunnel was actually a set built for the movie.
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Director Cameo 

Jonathan King: (at around 1h 2 mins) The man who is pulled down by a sheep while trying to find his car keys.
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Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

(at around 22 mins) Mike reads "The Penguin History of New Zealand" just before the sheep kills him. It's a well-known book by Dr. Michael King, father of director Jonathan King.
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(at around 1h 1 min) Real-life amputee Jono Manks plays the man whose leg is bitten off by a sheep.
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WILHELM SCREAM: (at around 1h 2 mins) While the people at Angus's speech are attacked by the sheep, two men try to get into a car. The one on the driver's side is pulled down by a sheep, and screams.
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(at around 1h 23 mins) At the end of the movie, Experience is offered 'mountain oysters' to try. She spits them out when Henry whispers what they really are to her. Mountain oysters are sheep or ram testicles.
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