History Trivia / DogSoldiers

25th Mar '16 3:49:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* HeyItsThatGuy:
** Tommy from ''Literature/{{Trainspotting}}'' and ''Series/{{Rome}}'''s Lucius Vorenus. The priest who has a Vietnam-styled nervous breakdown in a lingerie store in ''FatherTed''. Also from ''{{Journeyman}}'', and ''GreysAnatomy''.
** Sarge from ''Film/EventHorizon'', the first season of ''Series/{{Cadfael}}'', and as the son of the third Doctor in ''Series/DoctorWho''.
** Megan as the wife of Joshua Peacock's real dad in ''Series/CoronationStreet''.
** Spoon as Dean Hocknell from ''Dream Team''.
** Ryan as Ser Davos Seaworth from ''Series/GameOfThrones''.
* HeyItsThatVoice:
** Fans of both this movie and ''VideoGame/ModernWarfare2'' will recognize the voice of Soap [=MacTavish=]. [[spoiler:And, as might be expected from someone this badass, Cooper is the only one to survive till the end of the movie.]]
** ''VideoGame/{{Killzone}}'' fans will recognize Sarge to be Colonels Hakha and Radec, who are both strangely the two most popular characters in that series by far.
9th Feb '16 3:19:57 AM fearlessnikki
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* CaliforniaDoubling: Despite being set in Scotland, the movie was filmed in Luxembourg. Neil Marshall would later film on location for his film ''{{Film/Centurion}}''.



* EnforcedMethodActing: Sean Pertwee was actually drunk for the scene where Cooper and Megan stitch up his wounds.



** Megan as the wife of Joshua's real dad in ''Series/CoronationStreet''.

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** Megan as the wife of Joshua's Joshua Peacock's real dad in ''Series/CoronationStreet''.



* ThrowItIn: During the scene where the delirious Sarge demands that Cooper knock him out, Kevin McKidd accidentally punched Sean Pertwee. The pause where [=McKidd=] checks on Pertwee after feeling the punch connect was left in the film.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Creator/JasonStatham was originally cast as Cooper, but dropped out of the production to do ''Film/TheTransporter'' instead. In addition, a sequel was planned, ''Fresh Meat'', seeing Cooper encountering the American team his section was to have exercises with, as more werewolves emerge.

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* NamesTheSame: Sgt. Harry G Wells is named after HG Wells, one of Neil Marshall's favourite authors.
* ThrowItIn: During the scene where the delirious Sarge demands that Cooper knock him out, Kevin McKidd [=McKidd=] accidentally punched Sean Pertwee. The pause where [=McKidd=] checks on Pertwee after feeling the punch connect was left in the film.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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Creator/JasonStatham was originally cast as Cooper, but dropped out of the production to do ''Film/TheTransporter'' instead. In addition, a sequel was planned, ''Fresh Meat'', seeing Cooper encountering the American team his section was to have exercises with, as more werewolves emerge.emerge.
** Simon Pegg was offered a role but turned it down to save his first horror film for ''Film/ShaunOfTheDead''.
** [[spoiler: Spoon's]] death was originally shown on screen, where he would be ripped in half by a wolf. It was given a GoryDiscretionShot because Neil Marshall didn't think audiences could handle such a graphic death for a beloved character.
13th Jan '16 8:48:31 PM libertydude
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** Ryan as Ser Davos Seaworth from ''Series/GameOfThrones''.
21st Oct '15 3:50:02 PM fearlessnikki
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* FakeBrit: The British Captain Ryan is played by the Irish Liam Cunningham.


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** Megan as the wife of Joshua's real dad in ''Series/CoronationStreet''.
** Spoon as Dean Hocknell from ''Dream Team''.
30th Jul '15 4:21:03 PM nombretomado
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** Fans of both this movie and ''ModernWarfare 2'' will recognize the voice of Soap [=MacTavish=]. [[spoiler:And, as might be expected from someone this badass, Cooper is the only one to survive till the end of the movie.]]

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** Fans of both this movie and ''ModernWarfare 2'' ''VideoGame/ModernWarfare2'' will recognize the voice of Soap [=MacTavish=]. [[spoiler:And, as might be expected from someone this badass, Cooper is the only one to survive till the end of the movie.]]
21st Jun '15 4:34:04 PM nombretomado
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** ''{{Killzone}}'' fans will recognize Sarge to be Colonels Hakha and Radec, who are both strangely the two most popular characters in that series by far.

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** ''{{Killzone}}'' ''VideoGame/{{Killzone}}'' fans will recognize Sarge to be Colonels Hakha and Radec, who are both strangely the two most popular characters in that series by far.
13th Oct '14 12:35:18 AM Bagpiper
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* DevelopmentHell: The sequel seems to be stuck here. It's been over a decade since the release of the original, and though a trailer for ''Dog Soldiers: Red'' was revealed in 2012, next to nothing is known about the status of the production.

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* DevelopmentHell: The sequel seems to be stuck here. It's been over a decade since the release announcement of the original, ''Dog Soldiers: Fresh Meat'', and though a trailer for ''Dog Soldiers: Red'' was revealed in 2012, next to nothing 2011, very little is known about the status of the production.
13th Oct '14 12:19:40 AM Bagpiper
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* DevelopmentHell: The sequel seems to be stuck here.

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* DevelopmentHell: The sequel seems to be stuck here. It's been over a decade since the release of the original, and though a trailer for ''Dog Soldiers: Red'' was revealed in 2012, next to nothing is known about the status of the production.
24th Jun '14 7:11:57 PM FuzzyBoots
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* ThrowItIn: During the scene where the delirious Sarge demands that Cooper knock him out, Kevin McKidd accidentally punched Sean Pertwee. The pause where McKidd checks on Pertwee after feeling the punch connect was left in the film.

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* ThrowItIn: During the scene where the delirious Sarge demands that Cooper knock him out, Kevin McKidd accidentally punched Sean Pertwee. The pause where McKidd [=McKidd=] checks on Pertwee after feeling the punch connect was left in the film.
24th Jun '14 7:11:41 PM FuzzyBoots
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* DevelopmentHell: The sequel seems to be stuck here.


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* ThrowItIn: During the scene where the delirious Sarge demands that Cooper knock him out, Kevin McKidd accidentally punched Sean Pertwee. The pause where McKidd checks on Pertwee after feeling the punch connect was left in the film.
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