The Blood on Satan’s Claw

Dir: Piers Haggard
Cast: Patrick Wymark, Linda Hayden, Barry Andrews
97mins   1971   UK   18   English   

Part of our Horror Season, in collaboration with the ICO & BFI's In Dreams Are Monsters

When a strange old skull is unearthed in a field, evil erupts across the old English countryside and the young people of the village are corrupted by a sinister satanic cult.

Weird goings on in the attic and a bizarre hand-to-claw transformation are only the beginning. Can the mysterious Judge purge the village of evil?

'Contains the threat of "eeveel" within every sun-dappled glade' - Vincent Canby, New York Times


Mon 7 November