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The Witchfinder General

A disturbing tale of evil set during the English Civil War. When Matthew Hopkins is appointed witchfinder general by the Puritans under Cromwell, he is empowered to travel the countryside with his henchmen and collect a fee for each witch from whom he extracts a confession - a policy which is exploited to the full.

1 hour, 27 minutes

Last on

Sat 1 Nov 2014 00:05

Credits

Role Contributor
Matthew HopkinsVincent Price
Richard MarshallIan Ogilvy
John LowesRupert Davies
SaraHilary Dwyer
John StearneRobert Russell
General Oliver CromwellPatrick Wymark
DirectorMichael Reeves
WriterTom Baker
WriterMichael Reeves
ProducerArnold Louis Miller
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