The film currently holds a 43% positive "Rotten" rating on the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes. Predator: Requiem." Typical crew marking off all the check boxes on diversity--wise cracking black guy, native Inuit who speaks in wise sayings, large muscle head dude who is really a softy, sexy blonde babe who is really a trained killer, crotchety old ship captain, uppity college professor, and of course good looking 20 something woman as the lead. Gillis is better known as a makeup and creature effects artist. One of the funnier parts was that the Russian spy was now a 'consultant' rather than a spy. Well, after almost a month, ... Will the monster take over the whole boat and begin a long and lucrative career as the world's first alien-based crab fishing company? In March of 2019 we reported on Deadline’s news that writer & producer Noah Hawley pitched an Alien series to FX, which was apparently decided against as Fox wanted to keep Alien a theatrical series at the time. Predator (film), The Thing (2011 film), Alien 3 and more. Perhaps a little less with the tentacles would have improved it, especially at the end. Während der Expedition finden die jungen Forscher ein altes Wrackteil im Eis und nehmen es mit an Bord. On May 8, 2013,[3] Alec Gillis began a Kickstarter drive for Harbinger Down, advertising the film as being a monster horror film that was, "in the spirit of two of the greatest sci-fi/horror films of all time, ALIEN and THE THING",[7] and that would feature only practical techniques to create the film's monsters, including the use of animatronics, prosthetic makeup, stop motion and miniature effects,[3] with the film's creatures featuring no digital animation outside of rod/rig removal and digital compositing. She steers it toward an iceberg and escapes just as the creature bursts through the deck. The problem is that the resulting film (and the effects) are just plain horrible. They view it as a commodity and a product, and they’ve corporatised the structure of creating art and in the end it all becomes disposable. "Harbinger Down" marks the feature directorial and writing debut of veteran creature effects artist Alec Gillis, whose credits include designing and creating the underground monster in the "Tremors" films, as well as the principal designer on both "AVP: Alien vs. Derek was pleasantly surprised. Check out the reviews of the DVD (released in the UK as "Inanimate") if you want to know more about the film. A group of grad students set out on the fishing trawler Harbinger to study the effects of global warming in the Bering Sea. Detecting that there is whale activity in the area, Sadie unsuccessfully attempts to wake the others, then investigates on her own. The challenge “Harbinger Down” has in front of it is coming up with a concept for a story that matches the concept for the creatures and the charisma of the cast. The film follows a group of graduate students aboard the crabbing trawler Harbinger who are studying the effects of global warming on a pod of Belugas in the Bering Sea. With all these rumors of an Alien series these last two years you’d think one might actually be happening. Before Bowman can freeze Graff with the liquid nitrogen, Bowman is impaled by the creature. If you are looking for a new spin on a monster movie, this isn't it. Per other comments about this movie It seems that this is a fairly low budget movie - but it's actually better than it's budget. 44. But this is a better than average B-movie with references/nods to The Thing and Alien. According to Gillis and Woodruff, the video received such an overwhelmingly positive response that it inspired them to create a YouTube Channel which would feature their archived videos of creature effects from throughout their career. After 30 years of thawing from the ice, a once trapped monstrous organism is unleashed on the students. It was shot on digital cameras, and yes, CGI was employed. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. An all-practical FX film by Academy Award-nominated special effects artist Alec Gillis, Harbinger Down pays homage to classic '80s creature films like The Thing and Alien. Harbinger Down is similar to these films: Alien vs. Sort of a derivative alien monster movie. Among my favorite films of all time are the likes of Alien, Aliens, Predator, John Carpenter’s The Thing, Tremors, The Fly, etc. She does not want to reclaim the Soviet moon lander but instead intends to sink the boat after being picked up by a nearby Russian submarine. Like Harbinger down this film is seat on Earth and in the Antic. Ronelle picks up the gun, but is grabbed by the creature and pulled through a small pipe. From the creatures creators of Predator, Aliens & The Terminator ! 2015 81 minutes. Graff threatens to take the issue to the courts but Sadie gives in. Graff infuriates Stephen further by declaring that it belongs to Sadie. Harbinger Down, aka Inanimate in Region 2 PAL Format, stars Lance Henriksen who delivers his usual professional performance. Three stars for effort. In both Harbinger Down and The Thing, the monster appears at the thirty-minute mark. No. But this is a better than average B-movie with references/nods to The Thing and Alien. An old one, from 2010 wink emoticon wink emoticon . — Alec Gillis describing the Internet's response to the behind-the-scenes videos of their special effects. Harbinger Down certainly owes a lot to classic horror movies in terms of plot and pacing and whilst a few deviceful twists and turns are to be found, the film tends to trip over itself with over-excessive genuflection to cult creature classics like The Thing and Alien. As far as this bluray goes it is UK compatible and much superior to the DVD, it has the right aspect ratio whereas the DVD is grainy, badly zoomed to 16:9 and cuts off the tops of people's heads. Christopher is promoting his new book 'Harbinger Down: A Pictorial Journey Through the Production of A Practical Effects Film.' The tardigrades cut the ship's power, demonstrating high intelligence, but the backup battery kicks in. Many reviewers will complain about most of the cast's acting. Unfortunately some others do not. 'Harbinger Down': New trailer for creature feature By Clark Collis Updated June 10, 2014 at 06:14 PM EDT Harbinger Down was the directorial debut of Alec Gillis. A group of students are forced to confront a group of deadly mutated creatures in the science fiction horror film That is my impression anyway. I believe this was built for use in THE THING, but as you know, most was CGI! It’s déjà vu all over again when an alien lifeform infiltrates, friends turn into foes, humans mutate into monsters, and everyone antes up to be offed in a single file line. Harbinger Down is a project that is in aid of keeping practical effects alive in the industry. Harbinger Down is an upcoming American independent science-fiction monster horror film written and directed by Alec Gillis and produced by Tom Woodruff, Jr.; Studio ADI. ... 147 // ALIEN: 40 Years 40 Artists | Interviewing Matt Hatton - Tristan Jones - and Dane Hallett. It is the hero we need and the hero we deserve. Harbinger Down To listen or download, click here! That’s not how the fans see our work."[4]. This page was last edited on 15 November 2020, at 02:43. Harbinger Down is clearly going for a vibe like Alien and The Thing, where people are trapped in a confined space at a remote location with a deadly creature, but Gillis (who also wrote the screenplay) has no clue how to create the necessary sense of dread or suspense. Christopher is promoting his new book 'Harbinger Down: A Pictorial Journey Through the Production of A Practical Effects Film.' Reviewed in the United States on December 19, 2019. In Harbinger Down? Graff disputes his claim and says the Russians will want their ship back. HARBINGER DOWN ALIEN CREATURE . The last four are hidden in the bilge, a tight area which only Sadie has access to. Big G restarts the ship but dies after battling Svetlana's shape-shifted and mutated body. I actually really enjoyed this film, even though the plot is very simple it has a good cast with only a couple of questionable characters. [6] With a budget goal of $350,000, the film would have Lance Henriksen attached to star,[8] composers Joel McNeely and Michael Larrabee creating the musical score, and would also feature the efforts of Oscar-nominated model builders Pat McClung, Robert Skotak and Dennis Skotak. And she had some funny lines, especially about the man who gave her the scars. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 24, 2016. Actually a Deep one inspired by H.P. He began working under Stan Winston and has credits on classic works such as The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986) and Predator (1987), before branching out to form his own studio Amalgamated Dynamics with partner Tom Woodruff, Jr. . 44 does a lot of work for free here. 44 looked him square in the eye and did not change one bit. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 11, 2017. I just could not get the angle on the head. With all these rumors of an Alien series these last two years you’d think one might actually be happening. The acting was good, F/X good, props good, storyline fair. So Harbinger Down is essentially a feature-length demo reel to showcase their work, the work of their practical effects company, StudioADI, and to serve the practical effects fan boys. For seem reason, although they admit that the script and most of the film are garbage, fan boys all rave about the practical effects. Atrocious Script. Harbinger Down is a cheap version of the classic hits The Thing (1982) and Alien (1979).Similar to its inspirations, it is dark and claustrophobic, involving people trapped in a space with a predator. The Harbinger is a small Crabber, and Lance never goes for a walk out on the ice. In 2010, Amalgamated Dynamics was hired by Universal Studios to create the practical special effects for the 2011 The Thing prequel. I was slightly Really miffed when I tried to play this DVD in my Multi-Region, "Usually-Plays-Anything", Top-of-the-line Samsung Blue-ray / DVD / CD / VCD etc - Player... only to see a message pop up on the TV screen to say that this disc was not recognized - or could not play disc - or some similar-sounding tosh. Written by With Lance Henriksen, Camille Balsamo, Matt Winston, Reid Collums. I'd suggest everyone give this one a pass. A group of scientists go along on a crabbing boat in order to monitor a group of whales. After meeting the crew, Sadie, Ronelle and Stephen go to sleep. I believe this movie could have used better editing. Harbinger Down Hp Lovecraft Alien Worlds Slug Love Craft Tentacle Cthulhu Emoticon Writings. The films in story events open on June 25, 1982 this is a tribute to the release date of the original " The Thing " 1982 film. Further details may exist on the, "HARBINGER DOWN: A Practical Creature FX Film", "ALIEN AND THE THING FX MASTER KICKSTARTS CGI-FREE FILM", "Shock Interview: ADI's Alec Gillis on Harbinger Down and the Kickstarter Campaign", "Fund This Film: 'Harbinger Down' is Sci-Fi/Horror for Fans of Practical Effects by Masters of Practical Effects", "13 Questions for 'Harbinger Down' Executive Producer and CEO of Dark Dunes Productions, Sultan Saeed Al Darmaki", HARBINGER DOWN : A Practical Creature FX Film, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Harbinger_Down&oldid=988762221, Articles to be expanded from October 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "We looked at that and said, ‘There are still people who like what we do!’ because we had been getting beaten up a bit over the last five or six years in feature films. Not great, but not that bad either. The others object to the plan until Dock also sprouts tentacle-like growths. This looks way better in person! When the cosmonaut's body goes missing, Stephen accuses Sadie of moving or hiding it. This film is not so much a sequel to The Thing (my favorite horror movie ever) but an homage to that film and how it was made. Alec Gillis/ADI is raising funds for HARBINGER DOWN : A Practical Creature FX Film on Kickstarter! Unfortunately some others do not. Predator (film), The Thing (2011 film), Alien 3 and more. Aside from its well-detailed location, the present movie has relatively impressive practical effects. I believe you can catch this in the Trailer. Under the Amalgamated Dynamics … While Harbinger Down is a love letter to the great sci-fi/horror films of the ’80’s (specifically Ridley Scott’s Alien and John Carpenter’sThe Thing) it is still a modern movie. A group of grad students have booked passage on the crabbing boat Harbinger to study the effects of global warming on a pod of Belugas in the Bering Sea. Dead space fans will notice some parallels with this film to the game. The biggest flaw I saw was that I doubt the SCUBA tanks, even if able to hold pressure, could hold liquified nitrogen. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. In The Thing, our lead up to that point is a gunfight, an investigation of a destroyed research facility, and a pretty intense and graphic autopsy of an alien. Tired of bloated CGI driven studio films? Harbinger Down, aka Inanimate in Region 2 PAL Format, stars Lance Henriksen who delivers his usual professional performance. Harbinger Down (also known as Inanimate in the United Kingdom) is a 2015 American independent science-fiction monster horror film written and directed by Alec Gillis and produced by Tom Woodruff Jr., the founders of the special effects company StudioADI, and starring Lance Henriksen. The movie is so predictable you can even pretty much guess which order people get killed off and who, if anyone, will survive. Reviewed in the United States on February 19, 2018, Excellent example of what can be done without CGI. Theatrical exposure will be fleeting, but this small-budget, high-concept trifle could attract home-screen traffic if favorable word of mouth is sparked by the enthusiasm of genre-friendly websites and bloggers. The challenge “Harbinger Down” has in front of it is coming up with a concept for a story that matches the concept for the creatures and the charisma of the cast. In perhaps a career best, the performance of No. When the crabbing boat Harbinger recovers a crashed Soviet space capsule containing a cosmonaut infected with mutant tardigrades, the ship's crew members become infected. He threatens to destroy her career unless she signs over the discovery to him. When Stephen becomes belligerent, Graff threatens him. The helicopter can be heard approaching as Sadie lies motionless on the ice. To that end, the story was straight forward and familiar and filled with references (in both the visuals and the dialogue) to the original movie and other well loved, pre-CGI, horror movies (Jaws). The cast includes Lance Henriksen, Giovonnie Samuels, Camille Balsamo, Reid Collums, and Matt Winston. I'm glad I read the film trivia before I read the reviews or watched the movie. Willkommen zu meiner Rezension der Blu-Ray von Harbinger Down. However, I don't think any of the actors should take the blame for bad scriptwriting and direction. Video availability outside of United States varies. The worst offense Harbinger Down makes is becoming a The Thing/Alien fan film. Computer generated imagery was used only to enhance these effects (such as digitally erasing control wires and gimbals).[3]. And why would liquid nitrogen be used to cool the caught crabs in the first place? It was shot on digital cameras, and yes, CGI was employed. Harbinger Down While studying the effects of global warming on a pod of whales, graduate students on the ship Harbinger uncover a frozen Soviet space shuttle. Bowman encourages Sadie to investigate the moon lander before Stephen can find a way to claim it for himself. Nov 20, 2017 - Explore studioADI's board "studioADI STORE" on Pinterest. When they encounter an object encased in ice they bring it aboard the boat with terrifying results. The survivors Graff, Sadie, Bowman and Big G search for several explosive charges that Svetlana has hidden throughout the boat. Under the Amalgamated Dynamics … When Svetlana tries to reason with the others, she too is grabbed by the creature and dragged off. It is really very easy to see that this was inspired by John Carpenters The Thing as it really tries to capture the feel of that film. He began working under Stan Winston and has credits on classic works such as The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986) and Predator (1987), before branching out to form his own studio Amalgamated Dynamics with partner Tom Woodruff, Jr. . She denies this and Bowman defends her. [4][6], After the release of The Thing, in response to fan queries about what became of ADI's effects for the film, Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr. uploaded a behind-the-scenes video to YouTube which showcased their original practical effects prior to their replacement. Four for Lance. :), Reviewed in the United States on January 30, 2020. Well Harbinger Down boasts some serious practical .Harbinger Down. The Mutant Tardigrades are the main antagonists of the 2015 American horror film Harbinger Down. The plot isn't really special but it is nicely done, the acting is good and nothing looks "cheesy" or cheap. A sci-fi/horror film by Creature FX Designer Alec Gillis, that will celebrate Animatronics and Makeup FX . Meanwhile, Sadie learns that the moon lander was carrying tardigrades, a hardy terrestrial life-form that can survive in extreme conditions. Reviewed in the United States on August 29, 2016. Harbinger Down is clearly going for a vibe like Alien and The Thing, where people are trapped in a confined space at a remote location with a deadly creature, but Gillis (who also wrote the screenplay) has no clue how to create the necessary sense of dread or suspense. Give This One A Pass! With sonar equipment she finds something large under the ice. Lance Henriksen is top billed but the real star is Metal Door Opening Stock Sound No. ☆ Subscribe Here and NOW .So heres a question for you, who doesnt want more Alien and The Thing style sci-fi horror movies?? Unknown Harbinger Down (also known as Inanimate in the United Kingdom) is a 2015 American independent science-fictionmonster horror film written and directed by Alec Gillis and produced by Tom Woodruff, Jr.; the founders of the special effects company … If you are a fan of monster films and you are interested in the people who make them and how they are made, this is a wonderful reminder of the wealth of possibility that existed before computer graphics took over the big screen. Unfortunately some others do not. You'll have to listen to find out! I believe you can catch this in the Trailer. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Well Harbinger Down boasts some serious practical .Harbinger Down. Sadie finds Stephen on deck complaining that he can't breathe and sees him stripping his clothes off despite the sub-zero temperatures. Eine Gruppe Studenten hat eine Passage auf dem Fischkutter HARBINGER gebucht, um die Auswirkungen der globalen Erwärmung auf Wale zu erforschen. Instead of doing something new, it feels like a poorly executed … But this is a better than average B-movie with references/nods to The Thing and Alien. One for the DVD cover showing Lance walking on the ice shelf with a large ship in the background. Although she escapes, Graff is infected. Instead of a flowing story, I found it was recurrent snippets of footage bound together to form an incomplete picture and its continuity was likely laying on the cutting room floor. Director and writer Alec Gillis did not do a great job executing his first full-length movie. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. However, cosmic radiation has caused them to mutate and become capable of shapeshifting. Schnell stellt sich heraus, dass es sich hierbei um die Trümmer eines sowjetischen Raumschiffs handelt – offenbar wurden darin … Predator" and "Aliens vs. Add to Wishlist. This version is all correct and is the edition to get. Predator" and "Aliens vs. 'Harbinger Down': New trailer for creature feature By Clark Collis Updated June 10, 2014 at 06:14 PM EDT Gillis is better known as a makeup and creature effects artist. Ronelle tries to contact her sister Tamara to tell her about what they found to no avail. There's a giveaway of a signed Blu Ray of Harbinger Down, so listen all the way through. Predator: Requiem." Sadie points out that the object was the property of the now-nonexistent Soviet Union, therefore maritime salvage law would give them the rights to it. It sounds like a lot of other movies but it is well done. Jan 2, 2015 - Explore Paul Sayers's board "Harbinger Down" on Pinterest. Help keep FX real! Several grad students board a crabbing boat to investigate the effects of global warming on a pod of whales, and happen to confront a group of small animals who were exposed to extreme space radiation, but managed to survive. Strongly reminiscent of "The Thing". The ice holds a deadly secret. Harbinger Down is a fun retro sci-fi/horror film in the spirit of The Thing, with a bit of Alien and The Blob thrown in for good effect but there’s nothing really stand-out about the movie, the characters are mostly cliché, the Russian subplot is cartoonish and there’s not much story that hasn’t been shown on screen before. Some reviewers went to say it suffered from bad scripts, which is true, not enough suspense and related music, true also, so-so special effects, which is also true especially as the people behind the movie are experienced with these. A group of students are forced to confront a group of deadly mutated creatures in the science fiction horror film Harbinger Down. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Harbinger Down. The resume of Alec Gillis includes Aliens , Alien 3 , Death Becomes Her , Starship Troopers and my personal favorite, the Tremors franchise. Gillis stated that while the money raised by the campaign would be sufficient to fund the "nuts and bolts" of the film, the film's special effects would have to be created at Gillis and Woodruff's own expense due to the film's low budget. A group of students are forced to confront a group of deadly mutated creatures in the science fiction horror film HARBINGER DOWN. Reviewed in the United States on October 26, 2018. I have added photos of the main body suit included. In the spirit of sci-fi/horror classics, Alien and The Thing, Harbinger Down is a tense, claustrophobic full-length creature film that will feature only practical Animatronic and Makeup Effects. Miserable Effects. Years later, a college research team hires a crab ship to track beluga whales, and they find something in sea ice. Alec is known for his special effects work in AVP: Alien vs. Some gore, lots of slime, a tidbit of partial nudity; you'll have to watch the movie to get the rest. Reviewed in the United States on December 21, 2017. Als kleine Warnung an die, die keine ausführliche Rezension lesen möchten -> Bitte zum Fazit scrollen. 44 never once wavers or alters. It is in every other scene. This decision was upsetting to the crew of Amalgamated Dynamics, as this was not the first film of theirs where they later found their work replaced. The crew help to recover what proves to be the crashed Soviet lander, now frozen in ice. There's a giveaway of a signed Blu Ray of Harbinger Down, so listen all the way through. [5] However, before the film was released, the majority of ADI's effects work on the film was digitally replaced in post production by computer-generated imagery. [4 out of 5 stars] I would like to know what you think of the movie. I wish I knew whether they had pre-existing relationships with any of the other actors, which if so, would have added additional richness to the context of the movie, at least for me. Dock is sprayed in his mouth but Sadie confirms that they are all potentially contaminated. They make the liquid nitrogen portable by putting it into a scuba tank and proceed to freeze Stephen's body and the lander. While the concept behind Harbinger Down is simple (alien-like creature running amok on a ship), the actual plot is dense and confusing. Action & adventure. Price Match Guarantee. With a top-notch team of makeup artists, animatronic operators, creature creators, and directed by a VFX guru himself, Harbinger Down is a testament to the days of practical effects. The problem is that the resulting film (and the effects) are just plain horrible. 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