The story revolves around the passengers of a yachting trip in the Atlantic Ocean who, when struck by mysterious weather conditions, jump to another ship only to experience greater havoc on the open seas.
Set during the time of the first outbreak of bubonic plague in England, a young monk is tasked with learning the truth about reports of people being brought back to life, a mission that pulls him toward a village ruler who has made a dark pact with evil forces. Written by
When Hob approaches Dalywag (who is tied to the cross) his hand holding the knife is in different positions when viewed from front and rear. See more »
The fumes of the dead are in the air like poison. The plague, more cruel and more pitiless than war, descended upon us. A pestilence, that would leave half of our kingdom dead. Where did it come from? What carried its germ. The priests told us it was God's punishment. For what sin? What commandment must we break that could earn this? No, we knew the truth. This was not God's work, but devilry. Or witchcraft. But our task, to hunt down a demon, was God's cure.
See more »
Wow! What else can I say? The film starts off strong with great action,acting,and storyline: Stays entertaining throughout; and then has a spectacular ending ; that closes any doubts as to whether or not you liked this film.
The film begins in late 14th century europe during the black plague: stories reach a town of a small village unaffected by the disease. Stories of witchcraft soon follow.
Because this is during the time of the inquisition the catholic church has ordered a group of soldiers to investigate these rumours; A wonderful depiction of the insanity of those times soon follows.
A few of the Christian soldiers learn...
52 of 96 people found this review helpful.
Was this review helpful to you?