|Directed by:||Chris Graham|
|Written by:||Nick Ward; Matthew Metcalfe|
|Produced by:||Tim Smith; Paul Brett; Richard Fletcher; Alan Harris; Matthew Metcalfe|
|Music by:||Haim Frank Ilfman|
|Edited by:||Nigel Galt|
|Distributed by:||Atlantic Film Productions|
General Film Corporation
|Released:||February 8th, 2007|
|Running time:||100 min.|
The Ferryman is a UK/New Zealand horror film of the body snatcher subgenre. It was directed by Chris Graham and written by Nick Ward. It was produced by Atlantic Film Productions and the General Film Corporation and premiered in Europe on February 8th, 2007. The film stars John Rhys-Davies, Kerry Fox, Sally Stockwell, Amber Sainsbury, Tamer Hassan, Craig Hall, Julian Arahanga and Lawrence Makoare.
|John Rhys-Davies||The Greek|
|Tamer Hassan||Big Dave|
|Craig Hall||Chris Hamilton|
|Ben Fransham||The Ferryman|
|Robbie Magasiva||Man in club|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The tagline for this film is, "Everyone must pay."
- Filmed in Auckland, New Zealand. The shoreline scenes were filmed at Birkenhead Wharf, while other scenes were filmed at Great Barrier Island and Waiheke Island.
- The Ferryman was released to DVD in Region 1 (widescreen) format on September 25th, 2007 by Millennium. 
- Premiered at the European Film Market in Germany on February 8th, 2007. It first premiered in the UK at the London Sci-Fi Film Festival on May 4th. It was first screened in the United States at the Seattle International Film Festival on June 1st, 2007.
- This is the first movie produced by General Film Corporation.
- Several of the stunt performers used in this film such as Min Windle and Dayna Porter also played characters in the 2007 vampire film 30 Days of Night. Actors Amber Sainsbury, Craig Hall and Ben Fransham were also featured in that film.
- The Ferryman is director Chris Graham's second feature film and his first horror movie.
- This movie marks the screenwriting debut of Matthew Metcalfe.
- This is Nick Ward's second film work as a screenwriter.
- Actor Tamer Hassan shares a birthday with composer Haim Frank Ilfman. Tamer was born on March 18th, 1968 and Haim was born in 1970.
- This is the first professional film work for actress Imogen Cassin.
The year in film Edit
Other films that were released in 2007 include: