Coming to a screen near you very soon is the Gothic novel adaptation, The Monk.
Abandoned as a baby on the steps of a monastery and raised in strict Capuchin fashion, Ambrosio (a monk) has become the most famous preacher in the country. While large crowds from all over the country come to hear his mesmerizing sermons, he’s also bitterly envied for his success by certain fellow monks.
Convinced of his virtue and righteousness, Brother Ambrosio thinks he is immune to temptation…
Until obscure events start terrorizing the monastery. Could they be connected to the unexpected arrival of Valerio, an apprentice monk who has the miraculous gift to relieve Ambrosio’s splitting headaches and hides his disfigured face under a wax mask?
We have an exclusive clip to give you a taster of this Gothic chiller:
The Monk is in cinemas from 27th April.