Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974

Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974 Release Date: October 14, 2011

A neo-noir epic based on horrific, factual events and adapted from David Peace’s series of novels revolving around the manhunt for the “Yorkshire Ripper,” a serial killer who terrorized northwest England in the 1970’s and 1980’s.

Red Riding: 1974 – The first entry in an ambitious, dark, and thrilling trilogy of interlinking films set in Yorkshire in the 1970s and 80s. 1974: Yorkshire – a time of paranoia, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit that characterises a police investigation into a series of child abductions.

Red Riding: 1980 – The second entry in an ambitious, dark, and thrilling trilogy of interlinking films set in Yorkshire in the 1970s and 80s. 1974: Yorkshire – a time of paranoia, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit that characterises a police investigation into a series of child abductions.Red Riding: 1983 – The third and final entry in an ambitious, dark, and thrilling trilogy of interlinking films set in Yorkshire in the 1970s and 80s. 1983: Another young girl has disappeared and Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson recognises some alarming similarities to the abductions in 1974, forcing him to come to terms with the fact that he may have helped convict the wrong man. When local solicitor John Piggott is persuaded to fight this miscarriage of justice he finds himself slowly uncovering a catalogue of cover ups.

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Starring: Andrew GarfieldDavid MorrisseyJohn HenshawMary Jo RandleJennifer HennessyWarren ClarkeAnthony FlanaganGraham WalkerRita MayRachel Jane Allen
Genres: CrimeDramaMysteryThriller
Directed By: Julian Jarrold
Runtime: 102 minutes
Studio: Fox
MPAA Rating Not Rated