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The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012)

TV Mini-Series  |   |  Drama, Horror, Mystery
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A year after their son goes missing, a family moves to Crickley Hall. When supernatural events begin to take place, Eve feels the house is somehow connected to her lost son.

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Series cast summary:
 Eve Caleigh (3 episodes, 2012)
 Gabe Caleigh (3 episodes, 2012)
 Augustus Cribben (3 episodes, 2012)
 Percy Judd (3 episodes, 2012)
 Magda Cribben (3 episodes, 2012)
 Young Percy (3 episodes, 2012)
 Nancy Linnet (3 episodes, 2012)
 Loren Caleigh (3 episodes, 2012)
 Maurice Stafford (3 episodes, 2012)
 Cally Caleigh (3 episodes, 2012)
Kian Parsiani ...
 Stefan Rosenbaum (3 episodes, 2012)
 Susan Trainer (3 episodes, 2012)
 Lili Peel (2 episodes, 2012)
 Gordon Pyke (2 episodes, 2012)
Craig Parkinson ...
 Reverend Horace (2 episodes, 2012)
Julia Ford ...
 Irene Judd (2 episodes, 2012)
 Reverend Andrew (2 episodes, 2012)
Elliot Kerley ...
 Cam Caleigh (2 episodes, 2012)
Shannon Beer ...
 Bully (2 episodes, 2012)


2012; Nearly a year after their son goes missing, Londoners Gabe and Eve Caleigh and their two daughters move to Crickley Hall. Gabe hopes a few months away from the city, will help his family heal. But it soon becomes apparent, their new home is haunted. 1943; Crickley Hall is an orphanage run by Augustus Cribben and his sister Magda. The orphans live in terror of the Cribbens, especially Augustus whose brutality knows no bounds. Nancy, the children's new tutor, is appalled by the abuse and determined to find a way to save them... Can these dark secrets of the past help the Caleigh's find their son? Written by L. Hamre

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28 October 2012 (USA)  »

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Crickley Hallin salaisuus  »

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Bowden Hall in the Derbyshire town of Chapel-en-le-Frith is the location for the eponymous house. See more »

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A waste of talent
15 November 2014 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

Someone once said of Frank Sinatra that he would do anything for money. I can only assume that this description applies to the group of mainly excellent actors who performed in this grubby little story.

The rather tenuous connection between the loss of her own child apparently set off the sequence of events that took us back to the grisly happening in Crickley Hall many years ago. Flashbacks were on the whole handled clumsily, the supposed frightening occurrences were mostly ridiculous, rather than frightening (as I assume they were supposed to be) and it became increasingly difficult to understand who was who (in both the past and present). Although I now wish that I had followed my initial instinct and given up on it after the first episode, I stayed to the messy end and not for one moment did I feel scared/frightened (as I suppose the writers intended) - but disgusted that anyone should write such tripe (presumably for entertainment's sake). When it was over I was left with the thought that at least it kept people in work - but I would have very much liked to see their talents deployed elsewhere.

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