A masterful work accurately details the current consensus of what exactly occurred to prompt the colonial witch-trials.

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A masterful work accurately details the current consensus of what exactly occurred to prompt the colonial witch-trials.

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The charges were false. The terror was real.

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In reality, Governor Phips was only 41 at the time of the Salem Witch Trials. The film depicts him as obviously much older. See more »

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Midwife 1: [gasping] A witch's teat! The Devil suckles there!
Midwife 2: That's not a teat. It more resembles a mole.
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Strong Acting and Ok Storyline

Though there seems to be a million things happening in this movie, and a few too many family stories to follow, the acting is good..and strong. I was especially impressed by the performances given by the children in the movie.

The accents weren't to hot and could have been worked on a bit, but the acting more than made up for it. I give the movie an over all 8/10.


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