Dog Soldiers
Dog Soldiers (2002)

British director Neil Marshall's directorial debut Dog Soldiers resurrects and embraces the low-budget horror-comedy. Sergeant Harry Wells (Sean Pertwee) leads a team of British soldiers on a routine expedition to the Scottish… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: November 5, 2002
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Critic Score: 77% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jonathan Perry
Boston Globe

Marshall puts a suspenseful spin on standard horror flick formula.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Falls back mainly on army squad clichés and rote conflicts, along the way delivering a group of protagonists woefully short on personality.

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Lucius Gore

One of the best horror movies of 2002

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Mark Rahner
Seattle Times

One of the most gloriously unsubtle and adrenalized extreme shockers since The Evil Dead.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

One of the best, coolest, most action-packed horror films in years.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A relentlessly gripping werewolf thriller. One of the best horror films of recent years.

Mark Adams
Hollywood Reporter

There is a welcome lack of pretension about the film, which very simply sets out to entertain and ends up delivering in good measure.

Steve Biodrowski

One of the best all-out, no-apologies, hell-bent-for-leather horror films to emerge from the beginning of the 21st century

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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

One of those 'exception to the rule' horror movies in which a little humour and a lot of effort go a very long way.

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Flixster Audience Score: 79% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Could this be the British werewolf equivalent of 'Aliens'? a group of soldiers forced into a tight space, trapped and being taken down one by one, it… More
Alex roy
Dog Soldiers is one of the original werewolf films in recent memory. Directed by Neil Marshall who would later helm The Descent, this is a unique twist on old… More
Al S
A classic. An explosive and heart-pounding horror film debut by Director, Neil Marshall. A real triumph in the genre. It`s Predator meets Night of the living… More
Tired of Previews
Directed (and written) by Neil Marshall, Kismet Entertainment Group, 2002. Starring: Kevin McKidd, Sean Pertwee, Emma Cleasby and Liam Cunningham. Genre:… More
Directors Cat
Dog Soldiers is the best modern low budget horror film i've ever seen. The premise seems corny and so does it's image but when it unfolds itself it… More
xGary Xx
A Squad of British soldiers on manoeuvres in the Scottish Highlands are ambushed by a pack of werewolves. Neil Marshall's knowing homage to the werewolf… More