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Writers Retreat (2015)

Not Rated | | Crime, Horror, Thriller | 16 October 2015 (Spain)
At a writers' retreat on an isolated island, novelist Zandra joins a group of strangers confronting their darkest secrets. But when a member of the party mysteriously disappears, they realize there's something else on the island.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Poppy Drayton ... Jo
Alix Wilton Regan ... Daisy
Christopher Fairbank ... Nigel
Rupert Young ... Alisdair
Camilla Beeput ... Zandra (as Camilla Marie Beeput)
Jack Hawkins ... Phil
Brad Moore ... Steve
Christopher Leveaux ... Henry
James Weber Brown ... Guy
Helen Ryan ... W.G.
Robert Goodman ... Farmer
Jacqueline King ... Trinë
Beatrice Curnew ... Annabel
Andrew White Andrew White ... Keith the Barman
Martin Walsh Martin Walsh ... Driver
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WRITERS RETREAT is a horror film written by Jeremy Sheldon & C.M. Taylor set on fictional Kilton Island where strangers come together to develop their writing. Mark Twain famously said: "Write what you know". But how far would you go to find material for the ultimate bestseller? At a writer's retreat on an isolated island, novelist Zandra finds herself amongst a group of strangers confronting their darkest secrets as they write. When a member of the party mysteriously disappears, Zandra fears there is a more sinister presence trapped on the island with them. WRITERS RETREAT is filmed in a classic British Hammer Horror style using the strange features of its location to create a hauntingly terrifying film with atmosphere and menace. The script delves deep into human emotions and honesty, causing the characters to ask questions about themselves that they didn't know they had and question the audience as to whether things are quite what they seem. Written by Official

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 2015 (Spain) See more »

Filming Locations:

Osea Island, Essex, England, UK

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Filmed on Osea Island, Essex, the same exterior causeway location as Woman In Black. See more »

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And retreat I shall
29 June 2018 | by MontayjSee all my reviews

If it was 1980, this movie may be a hit; that's the type of acting that's given; the kills maybe 1978ish. What was the point of throwing in teh unnecessary lesbian scene? Throw the whole movie away.


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