Blood on Satan’s Claw18
In 18th century England, a farmer unearths the corpse of a terrible beast. This chilling discovery sends the villagers into a suspicious frenzy – have they been cursed by a demon or is there a form of mass delusion at play? Considered one of a holy trinity alongside The Wicker Man and Witchfinder General, Piers Haggard’s folk-horror is a uniquely English example of the dual image of witchcraft: an emblem of feminine power, but also one that men will go to any lengths to resist and destroy.
‘Some fine performances, superb cinematography and a genuinely nasty streak make this Brit-horror stand out from its contemporaries’
‘It’s visually beautiful, too, with an unusual but effective use of in-camera framing, and the score by Mark Wilkinson is creepy and immersive.’
Tom Huddlestone, Time Out
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We showed Blood on Satan’s Claw between October 17, 2022 and October 19, 2022.
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Today (Monday 20th March)
Taxi Driver 181h 54m
Joyland 152h 7m | Punjabi & Urdu w/ English subtitles
Tomorrow (Tuesday 21st March)
The Quiet Girl 12A1h 35m | Irish Gaelic w/ English subtitles
Broker 12A2h 9m | Korean w/ English subtitles
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