Deathwatch

Synopsis: In 1917, in the Western front, a group of survivors of the British Company Y reach the most forward German trench in a foggy night. They capture a German soldier that advises that evil is in the trench, forcing the soldiers to kill each other, and asks them to leave the place. Only the private Charlie Shakespeare listens and helps the prisoner, while a supernatural force scares and makes the soldiers insane.
Genre: Drama, Horror, War
Director(s): M.J. Bassett
Production: LionsGate Entertainment
  1 win & 5 nominations.
 
IMDB:
6.0
Rotten Tomatoes:
25%
R
Year:
2002
94 min
Website
62 Views


Och, don't worry about it.

He didn't believe I was nineteen either.

We're not secure, sir.

Well, the men are exhausted,

they need a rest.

This is a German dug out.

It'll be dark soon.

We're not secure, sir.

Yes, of course,

you're right, sergeant.

Right, let's secure the trench.

Sergeant, if you would.

Yeah.

Right, Quinn, Starinski, Hawkestone,

McNess, Shakespeare,

we're gonna secure this trench.

Oh bloody hell, Sarge.

Doc, if you can take Chevasse up there,

under that cover.

Make him as comfortable as possible.

Sarge.

What about him?

I don't want him watching my back.

Shakespeare's coming.

Right, ladies. Move out!

Y Company on me, anything to report?

It's like a maze, Sarge.

There's no front line or nothing.

What's the fuckin' point of that?

Maybe they forgot where the war was.

Feels like the war was in here.

Right lads, listen up.

If we're going to hold this trench,

we need to make it

a smaller area to defend.

We'll set charges here,

here and twenty yards down there,

on the right.

That'll bring down

this section of the dugout.

After that, we rest.

Come on, move it!

Who's going to be hiding here?

Well, that German and his pals for one.

Help me.

It's just pure luck you made it this far,

isn't it, Shakespeare?

We've wired up the detonator right,

haven't we?

If you've got it wrong,

you'll blow us all to hell.

Don't you trust me, huh?

Well, that's a good sign.

Alright, heads down.

Why isn't...

Jesus Christ, did you hear that?

Aye.

Good work, lads.

What bloody good is that?

Only half as much to defend now,

isn't there?

Corporal!

Sir!

How long would you say

we were walking back there in the fog?

Couple of hours, maybe?

Really?

Why?

Well, I...

Sir.

Bradford?

It's one of these new crystal radio units, sir.

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