Last Sentinel (2023)

A large iron tower stands in the middle of the ocean, waves crashing against it. A small rowboat with two passengers is battling the ocean. In the bottom right-hand corner is written Last Sentinel in yellow text.

Last Sentinel (2023) © Vertical Entertainment

Director: Tanel Toom
Kate Bosworth, Lucien Laviscount, Martin McCann, Thomas Kretschmann
Production Company:
Allfilm, Altitude Film Entertainment, BR/Arte, CrossDay Productions Ltd, Head Gear Films, Kick Film, Sentinel Entertainment, Stigma Films, Tallifornia
Kent Locations Used:
Redsand Towers Sea Forts

Set in the year 2063, Last Sentinel (2023) follows a platoon of soldiers, stranded in an abandoned military base in the middle of the ocean, the last line of defence against an unknown enemy.

Directed by Tanel Toom (Truth and Justice), the film stars Kate Bosworth (SS-GB (2017), Superman Returns), Lucien Laviscount (Snatch, Emily in Paris), Martin McCann (The Survivalist, Blue Lights) and Thomas Kretschmann (King Kong, Resident Evil: Apocalypse).

The film is set on a single tower of the Maunsell Army Forts (aka Redsand Towers Sea Forts), and the exterior of the tower features in various establishing shots throughout the film.

Located 8 miles off-shore, the Redsand Towers Sea Forts are a complex of 7 towers originally erected to defend the Thames Estuary during WWII. Inside, the forts provide on average two floors with five small rooms each. The Towers also feature in Series 1 of Whitstable Pearl (2021-2022).

Last Sentinel (2023) was released on Saturday 1st July 2023 and is available to stream on Amazon.

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