Effortlessly combining 'hands in front of eyes' horror with laugh out loud humour, Severance was easily one of our favourite films of 2006, not least because it was British, but also because it was a terrific writing debut from our friend James Moran.
Following the success of Creep, director Chris Smith utilises a solid ensemble cast including Danny Dyer, Laura Harris, Tim McInnery and Andy Nyman as a group of employees of weapons manufacturer Palisade Defence who are out on a team-building jolly in Eastern Europe.
But their in-fighting, pie-eating and paintball-firing antics are soon put to the test when the group come across a group of war-crazed killers intent on revenge, forcing the team to unite in a manic fight for survival.
If you missed it at the cinemas (you fool!), then make sure you get your grubby mitts on the DVD when Pathe Distribution release the Region 2 disc on January 8th 2007, priced at £17.99.
* 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
* English DD5.1 Surround
* English HOH subtitles
* Audio commentary by Christopher Smith (director), James Moran (writer), John Frankish (production designer), Danny Dyer, Tim McInnerny, Babou Ceesay and Andy Nyman
* Deleted scenes with optional commentary (13 mins)
* Making of Severance featurette (33mins)
* Being Danny Dyer (6 mins)
* Not so special effects (5 mins)
* The Genesis of Severance (5 mins)
* The Coach (8 mins)
* Outtakes (2 mins)
* Easter Egg - Nadia & Olga interview (6 mins)
* The Bearpit animatics (3 mins)
* Palisade corporate video (2 mins)
* Alternate ending storyboard (1 min)
* UK theatrical trailer (3 mins)
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