The Wicker Man

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The Wicker Man is a cult 1973 British horror movie, made an set in Scotland. The movie wis directed by Robin Hardy an written bi Anthony Shaffer. It stars Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt an Britt Ekland. Paul Giovanni composed the soundtrack.

The Wicker Man is generally very wheel regairded by critics. Movie magazine Cinefantastique described it as "the Citizen Kane o horror movies". In 2004 the magazine cried the Wicker Man the sixth greatest British movie o aw time. It won the 1978 Saturn award fur best horror movie. A scene fae this movie wis nummer 45 oan Bravo's 100 scariest movie moments.

The picture wis shot maistly in the wee toons o Gatehoose o Fleet, Newtoun Stewart, Kirkcoubrie, Creetoun and in and aroond the Isle o' Whithorn. The auld ruint kirk wis at Anwoth. The cave wis St Ninian's Cave on the coast at Physgill at Glasserton. The climax o the picture wis shot oan the cliffs at Burrowhead. [1]

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  1. @book{BruceDavid1996Stm, abstract = {Comprehensive account of film in Scotland taking a unique and entertaining look at a nation's erratic relationship with the movies.}, isbn = {074866209X}, year = {1996}, title = {Scotland the movie}, language = {eng}, author = {Bruce, David}, keywords = {Motion pictures -- Scotland -- Catalogs; Motion picture locations -- Scotland; Scotland -- In motion pictures}, lccn = {96229150}, }
  2. alan brown Wicker Man morbid ingenuities