• Citadel (2012)

Citadel

Release Date: November 9th, 2012

DVD Release Date: January 29th, 2013

R |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

An agoraphobic widower (Aneurin Barnard) receives help from a rogue priest (James Cosmo) when the same hooded predators who slaughtered his wife abduct his infant daughter.

Cast: Aneurin Barnard, Wunmi Mosaku, James Cosmo, Jake Wilson, Amy Shiels, Ian Hanmore, Ingrid Craigie, Chris Hegarty

Director: Ciarán Foy

Genres: Horror

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    A dispiriting horror cheapie whose monsters-in-the-projects premise plays out like an anti-welfare parable. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    This is a basic story, simply and directly told by Irish writer-director Ciaran Foy. He doesn't try to explain too much, he doesn't depend on special effects and stays just this side of the unbelievable. show more

  • 75
    Lawrence ToppmanCharlotte Observer

    I think Foy simply wants to deliver well-gauged terror and make a few points about personal responsibility and the need to overcome our fears. That he does quite well. show more

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