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Directed by Ciaran Foy

Featuring Amy Shiels, Aneurin Barnard, James Cosmo

Silence is terrifying.

If you wonder why we’re constantly plugged into our phones and music you don’t need to look any further than Ciaran Foy’s atmospheric horror film Citadel. Set in the gloomy, perma-cloudy Britain that filmmakers so often like to use, Citadel begins with a young couple Tommy (Aneurin Barnard) and his pregnant wife Joanne (Amy Shiels). While they are trying to leave the low-income house they live in, ironically called Edentown, Joanne is brutally attack by a gang of young hoodlums while Tommy is forced to look on, unable to help. Joanne falls into a coma but gives birth to a baby girl. Now Tommy is forced to raise an infant while struggling with his own agoraphobia in a bleak and friendless world.

Tommy meets a priest (James Cosmo) who informs him that the »

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