Doomsday(Movie, 2008)

| 1h 48min | Genres: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
DoomsdayRating: 3.0/5 (with 554554 votes)
Doomsday is a 2008 science fiction action film written and directed by Neil Marshall. The film takes place in the future in Scotland, which has been quarantined because of a deadly virus. When the virus is found in London, political leaders send a team led by Major Eden Sinclair (Rhona Mitra) to Scotland to find a possible cure. Sinclair's team runs into two types of survivors: marauders and medieval knights. Doomsday was conceived by Marshall based on the idea of futuristic soldiers facing medieval knights. In producing the film, he drew inspiration from various movies, including Mad Max, Escape from New York and 28 Days Later. Marshall had a budget three times the size of his previous two films, The Descent and Dog Soldiers, and the director filmed the larger-scale Doomsday in Scotland and South Africa. The film was released in the United States and Canada on 14 March 2008 and in the United Kingdom on 9 May 2008. It received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the casting, pacing, narrative, and homage to previous films, but criticized the plot holes, character development, confusing editing, an... ()
Movie poster of Doomsday

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"Doomsday" is currently available on 2 providers. Doomsday can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 53min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 49min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 53min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 49min
Also available at on: DVD

About Doomsday

The lethal Reaper virus spreads throughout Britain—infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. Authorities brutally and successfully quarantine the country but, three decades later, the virus resurfaces in a major city. An elite group of specialists is urgently dispatched into the still-quarantined country to retrieve a cure by any means necessary. Shut off from the rest of the world, the unit must battle through a landscape that has become a waking nightmare.

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Trailer for Doomsday + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Official websites:
Plays in: London, Glasgow
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 28 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/14/2008
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Juízo Final"
"Soudný den"
"Doomsday - El día del juicio"
"Sądny Dzień"
"Судный день"
"Doomsday El Día del Juicio"
"Doomsday - Unrated"
Budget: 30,000,000 USD
Revenue: 22,472,631 USD (= 75%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:3967, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 03/25/2023