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From Hell (8-Sep-2001)

Directors: Albert Hughes; Allen Hughes

Writers: Terry Hayes; Rafael Yglesias

From graphic novel: From Hell by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell

Keywords: Horror, Comic Book

A Victorian-era British detective blessed with supernatural abilities endeavors to investigate Jack the Ripper's murders.

Late-19th century London, a desirable place to live only for the most privileged and a blighted hellhole for the rest of the population, serves as the backdrop for From Hell, a thriller detailing the work of Inspector Fred Abberline -- a naturally-gifted man aided by his powers of clairvoyance -- as he attempts to put his abilities to the test to investigate Jack the Ripper's brutal killings. Obstacles including the sorry state of London's foremost slum, Whitechapel, and troubles in Fred's personal life look to present a challenge for our man that he must work to muscle through if he is to prevail.

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Robbie Coltrane
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Dominic Cooper
2-Jun-1978   The Duchess
Johnny Depp
9-Jun-1963   Captain Jack Sparrow
Jason Flemyng
25-Sep-1966   The Quatermass Experiment
Heather Graham
29-Jan-1970   Rollergirl in Boogie Nights
Ian Holm
12-Sep-1931   Time Bandits
Ian McNeice
2-Oct-1950   Bert Large on Doc Martin
Sophia Myles
18-Mar-1980   Tristan + Isolde
Joanna Page
23-Mar-1978   Gavin & Stacey
Ian Richardson
7-Apr-1934 9-Feb-2007 House of Cards


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