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The Secret of Crickley Hall 

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:
Suranne Jones ...  Eve Caleigh 3 episodes, 2012
Tom Ellis ...  Gabe Caleigh 3 episodes, 2012
Douglas Henshall ...  Augustus Cribben 3 episodes, 2012
David Warner ...  Percy Judd 3 episodes, 2012
Sarah Smart ...  Magda Cribben 3 episodes, 2012
Iain De Caestecker ...  Young Percy 3 episodes, 2012
Olivia Cooke ...  Nancy Linnet 3 episodes, 2012
Maisie Williams ...  Loren Caleigh 3 episodes, 2012
Bill Milner ...  Maurice Stafford 3 episodes, 2012
Pixie Davies ...  Cally Caleigh 3 episodes, 2012
Kian Parsiani Kian Parsiani ...  Stefan Rosenbaum 3 episodes, 2012
Fern Deacon ...  Susan Trainer 3 episodes, 2012
Susan Lynch ...  Lili Peel 2 episodes, 2012
Donald Sumpter ...  Gordon Pyke 2 episodes, 2012
Craig Parkinson ...  Reverend Horace 2 episodes, 2012
Julia Ford ...  Irene Judd 2 episodes, 2012
Nicholas Sidi ...  Reverend Andrew 2 episodes, 2012
Elliot Kerley Elliot Kerley ...  Cam Caleigh 2 episodes, 2012
Shannon Beer Shannon Beer ...  Bully 2 episodes, 2012
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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 Caleighs find their son? Written by L. Hamre

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They came to escape the past, the past had other ideas.

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Drama | Horror | Mystery

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

28 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Crickley Hallin salaisuus See more »

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BBC Manchester See more »
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16:9 HD
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Sarah Smart (Magda Cribben) & Donald Sumpter (Gordon Pyke) also worked together on Wallander (2008) as Anne-Britt Hoglund & Fredrik Thorson respectively. See more »

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Why have I only just watched this?!
11 January 2016 | by Phoebe KSee all my reviews

I was enticed from the moment I saw the eerie opening credits. I can't fault this series, every minute I was gripped with a new twist, amazing performances and a remarkable story line. Although some twists were cliché; you can easily forgive and forget, thanks to something new and exciting happening within the next minute.

I read in a bio that the series was classed as a "drama", and a drama indeed it was. If you were expecting a gory horror I'd turn away now. As this series should be engaged with the expectations of a great story line drama... Even if the series still managed to spook me in parts and have me on the edge of my seat nearly all the way through.

The story line was truly captivating. The juxtaposition was easy to follow and fun to see a new time period.

The only reason for me not rating the series a '10' is simply because I wanted to know a little more about the boy, for which the bio of the series stated was one of the main focus points.

A must watch for everyone!


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