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* YourCheatingHeart: He is having an affair with the Sarsh, the Van Tassel's servant.

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* YourCheatingHeart: He is having an affair with the Sarsh, Sarah, the Van Tassel's servant.



* {{Hypocrite}}: Despite being a minister, he is engaged in a lusty affair with Lady Vsn Tassel.

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* {{Hypocrite}}: Despite being a minister, he is engaged in a lusty affair with Lady Vsn Van Tassel.


[[folder:Claire Killian]]

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[[folder:Claire [[folder:Elizabeth Killian]]


* WalkingSpoiler: The fact that her entire folder is spoiler tagged is more than enough information here, but it is very difficult to talk about her role in the film without mentioning her connections to the Horseman.

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* WalkingSpoiler: The fact that her entire folder is spoiler tagged is more than enough information here, but it is very difficult to talk about her role in the film without mentioning her [[spoiler:her connections to the Horseman.Horseman]].

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* WalkingSpoiler: The fact that her entire folder is spoiler tagged is more than enough information here, but it is very difficult to talk about her role in the film without mentioning her connections to the Horseman.


* YourCheatingHeart: He is having an affair with the Sarsh, the Van Tassel's servant.



* MrExposition: Sets the scene for what Ichabod should be prepared for at Sleepy Hollow. Unaware of course, that there is something supernatural at work...



* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Attempts to do this after assisting Ichabod's enquiries.



* {{Hypocrite}}: Despite being a minister, he is engaged in a lusty affair with Lady Vsn Tassel.
* OnlyOneName: Unlike the other town elders, we are not told his forename.




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* TokenEvilTeammate: The other elders seem merely corrupt, he is actively hostile towards Ichabod.



* Cloudcuckoolander: Something clearly isn’t right with him.

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* Cloudcuckoolander: {{Cloudcuckoolander}}: Something clearly isn’t right with him.

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* SinisterMinister: [[spoiler: He murders Dr. Lancaster in his own church.]]

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* DeathByAdaptation: While in the original story he makes it out much better than Ichabod, [[spoiler: here he's got one of the most violent and gory of the deaths.]]


* RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:Steenwyck bashes his head in with a cross when he tries to confess about the conspiracy to Baltus.]]



* DeadStarWalking: Played by Creator/MartinLandau, a famed character actor, and he literally dies before the film reaches a minute.

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* DeadStarWalking: Played by Creator/MartinLandau, a famed character actor, and he literally dies before the film reaches a minute.two minutes.


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* BetterToDieThanBeKilled: [[spoiler:His suicide by hanging is implied to be because he believes the Horseman will go after him next and out of guilt for his role in the conspiracy.]]
* Cloudcuckoolander: Something clearly isn’t right with him.
* DroppedABridgeOnHim: [[spoiler:Hangs himself offscreen, which we only learn about when Lady Van Tassel informs Ichabod.]]
* TokenPsychoTeammate: For the town elders.


-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gambon

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-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gambon
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-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gough

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-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gough
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[[folder:Lady Crane]]
-->'''Played by:''' Lisa Marie

* GoodParents: By all accounts a loving mother and a sweet woman.
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[[folder:Lord Crane]]
-->'''Played by:''' Peter Guinness

* AbusiveParents: [[spoiler:Murdered his wife in front of his son Ichabod for practicing witchcraft.]]
* TheFundamentalist: Strictly religious, [[spoiler:to the point of killing his own wife for practicing witchcraft.]]
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[[folder:Reverend Steenwyck]]
-->'''Played by:''' Creator/JeffreyJones

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[[folder:Peter Van Garrett]]
-->'''Played by:''' Creator/MartinLandau

* DeadStarWalking: Played by Creator/MartinLandau, a famed character actor, and he literally dies before the film reaches a minute.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: Dies a minute into the film.
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[[folder:Notary James Hardenbook]]
-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gough

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[[folder:Mr. Killian]]
-->'''Played by:''' Stephen Waddington

* PapaWolf: He holds off the Horseman in a sword duel so his son can escape.
* NiceGuy: A loving husband and father who is nothing but helpful and polite to Ichabod.
* OffWithHisHead: [[spoiler:The Horseman decapitates him, though he doesn’t go without a fight.]]
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[[folder:Claire Killian]]
-->'''Played by:''' Claire Skinner

* FaceDeathWithDignity: [[spoiler:She faces her decapitation at the hands of the Horseman with gusto.]]
* NiceGirl: A loving wife and mother.
[[/folder]]


-->'''Played by:''' Miranda Richardson

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-->'''Played by:''' Miranda Richardson
Creator/MirandaRichardson



* TheMedic: Lancaster appears to be the only doctor in town, apparently handling all medical issues in town.

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* TheMedic: Lancaster appears to be the only doctor in town, apparently handling all medical issues in town.issues, from surgeries to illness.


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[[folder:Young Masbath]]
-->'''Played by:''' Marc Pickering

* YouKilledMyFather: He joins up with Crane to stop the Horseman because the Horseman murdered his father.
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[[folder:Magistrate Samuel Philipse]]
-->'''Played by:''' Creator/RichardGriffiths

* TheAlcoholic: In every scene he appears he is seen drinking from a flask of booze. The only time when he doesn’t is when he is drinking coffee he mixed with the booze.
* BunnyEarsLawyer: Despite being constantly drunk he is rather competent at his job and cooperates with Crane’s investigation.
* OffWithHisHead: [[spoiler:The Horseman slices his head off and then collects it.]]
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[[folder:Burgomaster]]
-->'''Played by:''' Creator/ChristopherLee

* TheCameo: For Creator/ChristopherLee.
* HangingJudge: The Burgomaster makes it clear that he thinks that Crane’s methods foolish and he makes it clear he is willing to throw Crane in the cells to “rethink” his views, not to mention how it is implied that he deals out insanely harsh punishments.
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[[folder:Dr. Thomas Lancaster]]
-->'''Played by:''' Creator/IanMcDiarmid

* TheMedic: Lancaster appears to be the only doctor in town, apparently handling all medical issues in town.
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[[folder:Baltus Van Tassel]]
-->'''Played by:''' Michael Gambon

* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: [[spoiler:The Horseman impales him with a harpoon, which he then uses to drag Baltus out of the church he was inside as the Horseman cannot enter hallowed ground.]]
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