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Sleepy Hollow

Horror movie by Tim Burton from 1999.

Sleepy Hollow

USA , 1999, 105min
Director: Tim Burton

Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon, Casper Van Dien, Jeffrey Jones, Richard Griffiths, Ian McDiarmid, Michael Gough,

The american historical horror, in which the young constable investigating the murder case, who has reportedly been on the conscience of the legendary headless horseman a Young new york constable Ichabod Crane is for its rationality and effort to use to the job modern methods of a thorn in the eye of his superiors. It, therefore, of the year 1799 sent to the remote village of Sleepy hollow, where there have already been three unexplained deaths. Local people believe that the dead Van Garrett, his son and widow Winshipovou, found without heads, is responsible for the legendary headless horseman, which was, according to legend, a cruel hessian mercenary, who fought during the american revolution on the side of the English, and twenty years ago, killed in the woods near the village. Now I hear revenge and won't rest until he finds his head. Crane, however, on the legends and ghosts doesn't trust and let into the investigation. Yet the same night he is killed by another man and his orphaned son, he is determined his death to avenge. The constable tries to help also the daughter of a local rich Katrina Van Tessel, in which a Crane fell in love with. Note judge Phillips brings him to the revelation that the murdered widow was pregnant. When with the help of Katrina begins to navigate in the local conditions and relations and become a witness of how the headless horseman first cut off the head Philipsovi, and then murders the whole family midwives Killianové, he'll start putting things together. All the dead had something to do with the case of the murdered Garrett and widow Winshipovou, which bequeathed the entire estate. Either witnessed the signing of the will or knew the father of the unborn child of a pregnant Winship. Crane is suspicious of the local elite of a plot to get the inheritance after Garret and correctly estimated, that someone dug up the head of the headless horseman and now he's with her using the controls. Every other trace of him, however, leads to the suspicion that behind it all is Katrina. It did not have to arrest, decides to leave, on the way, however, coincidence will help you to understand that everything is different and the girl with him on the contrary she was trying to protect. Decides to go back and determined to fight with the headless horseman and uncover the real culprit that stands in the background of the entire case.
Budget: $65,000,000
Genre: Horror Adventure Mystery

Number of Deaths: 25

Imdb.com CZ film trailer

Rating by horrory.cz: 83 %
Rating by imdb.com: 75 %

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