Awesome / The Wicker Man

  • In contrast to Edward Malus, Sergeant Howie achieves a small victory before being sacrificed when he points out that Lord Summerisle will be the only viable sacrifice if the crops fail again. Summerisle's momentary Oh, Crap! reaction sells it.
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