A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible.
Before the Ripper, fear had another name.
Did You Know?
Though only appearing in the movie briefly, philosopher Karl Marx was indeed living in London at the time the movie is set. Both as a Jew and due to his socialist ideas, he was actually harassed by the police. See more
In a few close-ups you can see Olivia Cooke's character 'Lizzie' has modern 'invisible' teeth braces at the bottom of her teeth. See more
If you want your name etched in stone, you're gonna have to take up the chisel yourself.
Referenced in Making The Limehouse Golem