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Certificate 15
Eddie Redmayne
Sean Bean
Carice van Houten
John Lynch
Chris Smith
Running Time
101 minutes

Black Death
Horror and dark doings during the bubonic plague

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Black Death

With the bubonic plague ravaging medieval England, rookie monk Osmund (Eddie Redmayne) joins a ragtag group of Satanist-hunting mercenaries to investigate an isolated community which is suspiciously bubo-free.

An encouraging set-up soon descends into a grubby muddle, leaving you wishing you were just rewatching The Name Of The Rose instead.

Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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