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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.

Release date:

1 hour, 23 minutes

Last on

Sun 5 Mar 2017 02:15
BBC Two except Wales


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

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