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R| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
During the time of the bubonic plague in 14th-century England, young monk Osmund (Eddie Redmayne) is recruited by the knight Ulric (Sean Bean) to lead a group of soldiers through the marshes into a mysterious village, where rumors are spreading that a necromancer is raising plague victims from the dead. Osmund agrees, but he has an ulterior motive--to find Averill (Kimberley Nixon), a young woman who has gone missing. Along the way, the group encounters unimagined darkness.

Cast: Sean Bean , Eddie Redmayne , Carice van Houten , Kimberley Nixon , John Lynch , Andy Nyman , Johnny Harris , Tim McInnerny

Director: Christopher Smith

Genres: Horror, Mystery

Distributor: Magnet Releasing

Black Death (2010)

Release Date: March 11th, 2011|1 hr. 42 min.

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  • 50
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    Horror film buffs like to giggle as much as scream but there're no giggles here. show more

  • 63
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    Though deadly serious, Christopher Smith's European-made bubonic- plague melodrama provides good value with lots of blood and guts, as well as a solid cast. show more

  • 60
    Joshua Rothkopf Time Out New York

    With unexpected supernatural restraint, the movie approaches a religious parable; am I being unfair in wishing it had a touch more apocalyptic hysteria to it? show more

  • May 18, 2011 pimuseta
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    Surprisingly good film. Worth the watch.

  • March 19, 2011 BigPapi1950
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    IT LOOKS LIKE THIS MOVIE WAS WELL THOUGH OUT.THE ACTORS WERE GREAT, THE SETTING IN MID EVIL TIMES WAS INTERRESTING,I WOLD TELL MY FRIENDS TO SEE THE MOVIE.

  • March 18, 2011 Jjesse285
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    From the look of **************** like some and one of the books that I have read back in the early 70s in high school, the story line fits the time period.

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Christopher Smith Talks 'Black Death,' 'Paris, I'll Kill You' and Werewolf 'Bad Lieutenant'

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Peter Hall on Feb 17th, 2011 6:20PM

British director Christopher Smith (he of 'Triangle,' 'Severance' and the underloved 'Creep') is back with a new genre film, 'Black Death.' Starring Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, Carice van Houten...

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