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Burke And Hare [DVD]

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Product description

Dark thriller with Derren Nesbitt and Glynn Edwards starring as the 19th century body snatchers. Supplying corpses for cash to the pioneering surgeon Dr Knox (Harry Andrews), Burke (Nesbitt) and Hare (Edwards) hit a problem when the supply of cadavers dries up. Not keen to let a business opportunity pass them by, however, the pair soon resort to murder to keep the cash rolling in.
When the villainous grave robbers Burke and Hare realise that demand for corpses is outstripping supply, they decide to take matters into their own hands and prey on drunken prostitutes in the brothels and alleyways of Victorian Edinburgh. Derren Nesbit, Glynn Edwards, Yootha Joyce and Francoise Pascal star in this seminal British shocker.

Item details

Actors:
Derren Nesbitt, Harry Andrews, Glynn Edwards, Yootha Joyce, Françoise Pascal
Classification:
15
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Vernon Sewell
Display format:
16:9
Genre:
Crime & thriller
Region:
2

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Dark thriller with Derren Nesbitt and Glynn Edwards starring as the 19th century body snatchers. Supplying corpses for cash to the pioneering surgeon Dr Knox (Harry Andrews), Burke (Nesbitt) and Hare (Edwards) hit a problem when the supply of cadavers dries up. Not keen to let a business opportunity pass them by, however, the pair soon resort to murder to keep the cash rolling in.
When the villainous grave robbers Burke and Hare realise that demand for corpses is outstripping supply, they decide to take matters into their own hands and prey on drunken prostitutes in the brothels and alleyways of Victorian Edinburgh. Derren Nesbit, Glynn Edwards, Yootha Joyce and Francoise Pascal star in this seminal British shocker.

Actors:
Derren Nesbitt, Harry Andrews, Glynn Edwards, Yootha Joyce, Françoise Pascal
Classification:
15
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Vernon Sewell
Display format:
16:9
Genre:
Crime & thriller
Region:
2

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