The Limehouse Golem

The Limehouse Golem

DVD - 2017
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A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical so-called Golem - must be responsible.
Publisher: [Bethesda, Maryland] : RLJ Entertainment, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
Branch Call Number: DVD LIMEHOU 1DISC
Characteristics: video file,DVD video
laser optical,NTSC
widescreen (2.35:1)
digital,optical,surround,Dolby digital 5.1
4 3/4 in
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in

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akirakato
May 30, 2018

Directed by Juan Carlos Medina in 2016 based on the novel "Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem" by Peter Ackroyd, this British horror-mystery depicts the investigation of the horrific murders.
In 1880---before Jack the Ripper---the city of London was gripped with fear as a serial killer dubbed the Limehouse Golem remained on the loose while leaving cryptic messages written in the victims' blood.
Scotland Yard assigns the case to Inspector Kildare to solve it.
Amazingly, you'll see Karl Marx in the reading room of the British Museum.
You'll see such a lot of red herrings that you might get confused.
Out of the blue, however, the case appears clear before your eyes, and you might suddenly get stupified and unsatisfied.

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marieloudavril
May 26, 2018

this is an interesting, unusual and intriguing story thriller movie. Well done. Great performance and amazing costumes of this time. Keep your interest until the end. Definitively a movie to see.

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misatim
May 11, 2018

Bill Nighy is one of the greatest actors in the world. The cast that accompanies him is fantastic in this story. The set, the costumes, are all wonderful. Though you can see the end coming it still is a interesting story. I must admit I am swayed by Bill Nighy and find all of his projects entertaining, he is just such a good actor.

JCLChristiH May 07, 2018

Visually stunning and well told, really enjoyed this murder mystery.

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dsw3914
Apr 22, 2018

This was a strange one. I was thinking it would be sort of a Ripper Street kind of movie. Rest assured, it was not. Don't really understand why Bill Nighy got himself mixed up in this thing.

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williamoliver1315
Apr 20, 2018

Great visual scenes, acting Great. With a great twist at the end, which was surprising . Would Recomend.

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graybear2
Mar 08, 2018

Recommended. Good acting & good script with a few twists to keep you entertained.

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samjenks
Feb 15, 2018

Good mystery, great ending.

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trevordunfordswife
Feb 12, 2018

Almost a brilliant film. Really well-acted - Bill Nighy is just perfect and Olivia Cooke is GREAT though I had never heard of her I will look for her other films. Lots of twists and turns with a twist at the end I should have seen coming but did not. Just an excellent whodunit with lavish costumes, sets - all showing the very poor side of Victorian England.

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mrsleuth72
Feb 10, 2018

A solid script, great acting, good director, and an excellent twist at the end. What more can a viewer ask of a suspense movie? Two thumbs up!

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