The Devils(1971)

The Devils (1971)
Witchcraft in 17th c. France

RATINGS

IMDB
7.8
Metacritic
49

RUNTIME

111 min

AGE RATING

R

COUNTRY

United Kingdom

LANGUAGE

English

DIRECTOR

Ken Russell

CAST

Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Reed, Dudley Sutton, Max Adrian

Plot

In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.