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The Isle (2018)

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When their boat sinks, 3 men make it to an Isle they'll wish they had never found.

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Matthew Butler-Hart (as Matthew Butler Hart)
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Conleth Hill ... Douglas Innis
Alex Hassell ... Oliver Gosling
Fisayo Akinade ... Cailean Ferris
Tori Butler-Hart ... Lanthe Innis (as Tori Butler Hart)
Alix Wilton Regan ... Korrigan MacLeod
Graham Butler Graham Butler ... Jim Bickley
Dickon Tyrrell Dickon Tyrrell ... Fingal MacLeod
Joe Bannister ... Jacob MacLeod
Emma King ... Persephone / Lorna
Ben Lee ... Billy Innis
Louis Devereux Louis Devereux ... Drowning Sailor / Dead Sailor
Robert Parry Robert Parry ... Dead Sailor / Mussell Picker
Paul Waddington Paul Waddington ... Dead Sailor
Flint MacCraig Flint MacCraig ... Mussell Picker
Hughena MacPhee Hughena MacPhee ... Mussell Picker
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Set in 1841 on a remote island off the west coast of Scotland, a heavy storm causes a merchant ship to sink. The film opens with its three survivors rowing through a thick early morning mist, lost and disorientated. The fog begins to clear and The Isle appears before them. Abandoned except for four sole residents, an old harbor man, a farmer, his niece and a young mad woman, the isle is anything but welcoming. These people clearly haven't seen anyone from the outside world for some time and their reluctance to help the sailors back to the mainland is evident. Once rested, the three men are desperate to return home but the promised boat never appears. One of the sailors starts to question what happened on the island and why the people abandoned it so quickly. Through his investigation he discovers that every year around the same date a tragedy at sea would occur and young men from the island would perish. When his two shipmates meet with fatal accidents, the myth of a ghostly siren ... Written by Brainstorm Media

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Their song will haunt you.


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The haunting songs on the soundtrack are sung by Faroese singer Eivor, who also sings on The Last Kingdom. See more »

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Tried, gave up, pretty boring in the end
19 March 2019 | by boydpetersSee all my reviews

I'm happy with slow burn films that reveal, but this one was just pretty ordinary in the end. Not that I made it that far. I gave up maybe 3/4s of the way through. Maybe I should have persisted but it was like eating cardboard, gave nothing


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UK

Release Date:

22 July 2019 (UK) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Eilean Shona, Scotland, UK See more »

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2.35 : 1
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