In Victorian London, a Scotland Yard inspector hunts down the sadistic killer behind a series of gory, Jack the Ripper-Like murders.
Before the Ripper, fear had another name.
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Douglas Booth and Sam Reid also worked together in The Riot Club (2014). See more
Early on Lizzie Cree says, "It betrays the suffering of women. My gender become inured to injustice". The character should have said, "My sex becomes inured...". Substituting "gender", a grammatical term, for "sex", meaning male or female, is a modern genteelism. See more
My husband was adept at presenting a false face to the world, sir.
And that is soemthing you would understand, is it not, Mrs. Cree? Playing a role.
[general laughter in the court
I used to be a music hall performer, if that is what you mean.
And what of the role you play today before this court? That of a respectable, educated lady.
Referenced in Making The Limehouse Golem
I'm Waiting For Him Tonight
Written by Dan Leno
Music by Johan Söderqvist
Performed by Douglas Booth See more