Apr 02, 2021 · Eden Lake is a 2008 British slasher film written and directed by James Watkins and starring Kelly Reilly, Michael Fassbender and Jack O'Connell. The film was nominated for the Empire Award for Best British Film. It is among a group of roughly contemporaneous films that deal with concerns over "Broken Britain" and a fear of "hoodies".
Mar 22, 2021 · ‘Eden Lake’ director James Watkins echoes that sentiment, saying that while his film isn’t an attack on any particular social group, it’s rooted in a recognizable fear: “It’s a very primal fear, the fear of the dark or a fear of violence, fear of children — these are very real fears which go very deep in today’s society”.
Apr 02, 2021 · But my top Michael Fassbender recommendation would be the 2008 nihilistic survival horror flick Eden Lake. The brutal, shocking, and gut-wrenching horror movie centers on a young couple (Fassbender...
Apr 10, 2021 · Jack O'Connell O'Connell at the premiere of Unbroken in 2014 Born (1990-08-01) 1 August 1990 (age 30) Alvaston, Derbyshire, England Occupation Actor Years active 2005–present Jack O'Connell (born 1 August 1990) is an English actor. His film debut as a teenage skinhead in the coming-of-age drama This Is England (2006) heralded his propensity for playing angry, troubled youth. He later found ...
- 1 August 1990 (age 30), Alvaston, Derbyshire, England
4 days ago · Eden Lake: Available on Amazon Prime After watching this movie you might never ride with your partner alone. Steve (Michael Fassbender) and her girlfriend Jenny (Kelly Reilly) explore a small lake in the English countryside expecting to spend some quiet time alone.
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Apr 10, 2021 · The film received positive reviews and was a box-office success, grossing $57.1 million against a £3.5 million budget. A sequel, titled The Descent Part 2, directed by the first film's editor Jon Harris, was released in 2009.
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3 days ago · Eden Lake (2008) 79% #184 Critics Consensus: A brutal and effective British hoodie-horror that, despite the clichés, stays on the right side of scary.
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