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The Wicker man

Author: Edward WoodwardBritt EklandDiane CilentoChristopher LeeIngrid PittAll authors
Publisher: [England] : Canal+ Image UK Ltd., ©1974.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Horror films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Woodward; Britt Ekland; Diane Cilento; Christopher Lee; Ingrid Pitt; Robin Hardy; Peter Snell; Anthony Shaffer; Studio Canal+.; British Lion Films.
OCLC Number: 317359123
Language Note: English 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby digital audio; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Widescreen format.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
Special features: "The wicker man enigma" featurette; Theatrical trailer; TV spot; Radio spots; Talent bios.
Credits: Director of photography, Harry Waxman ; editor, Eric Boyd-Perkins ; music composed by Paul Giovanni.
Cast: Edward Woodward, Britt Ekland, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt, Christopher Lee.
Description: 1 videodisc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Responsibility: British Lion presents a Peter Snell production ; screenplay, Anthony Shaffer ; producer, Peter Snell ; director, Robin Hardy.

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When a young girl mysteriously disappears, Police Sergeant Howie travels to a remote Scottish island to investigate. But this pastoral community, led by the strange Lord Summerisle, is not what it seems as the devout Christian detective soon uncovers a secret society of wanton lust and pagan blasphemy. Can Howie now stop the cult's ultimate sacrificebefore he himself comes face-to-face with the horror of the Wicker Man?

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