Theatrical poster for Black Death
|Directed by||Christopher Smith|
|Produced by||Robert Bernstein
|Written by||Dario Poloni|
Carice van Houten
|Music by||Axel Arft|
|Editing by||Stuart Gazzard|
|Distributed by||Ecosse Films
Egoli Tossell Film
|Release date(s)||26 February, 2010|
The film plays in an apocalyptic medieval world during the first outbreak of the bubonic plague in England, the film follows a band of brothers whose quest to hunt down a necromancer who is rumored to have made a pact with the forces of darkness and have brought the dead to life in a small village. A mercenary priest (Sean Bean) is hot on the trail of the necromancer, as well as a young monk (Eddie Redmayne) who is sent to investigate the rumours of the dead coming to life.
Famke Janssen has been replaced by Carice van Houten and Lena Headey was originally casted actor before getting replaced by Famke Janssen. Geoffrey Sax was originally supposed to direct before being replaced by Christopher Smith and the film is written by Dario Poloni.