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Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a "fiend." He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumble upon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.


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Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a "fiend." He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s Ralph's fields stumble upon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.




* DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu: [[spoiler:Satan is killed rather swiftly with a pitchfork. However, it remains unknown if he'll actually ''stay'' dead.]]



* IronicNickname: Angela “Angel” Blake leads a coven of witches who serve the Devil himself.

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* IronicNickname: Angela “Angel” "Angel" Blake leads a coven of witches who serve the Devil himself.

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* CassandraTruth: Ralph's concerns about witchcraft in the village are repeatedly laughed at and ignored, despite him not being far off at all.


* BodyHorror: Let's just say that the RedRightHand bared by those infected with Satan's skin isn't pretty.



* TheDragon: Margaret appears to serve as this to Angel Blake, although she's never shown to do much beyond read an invocation from a book and display UndyingLoyalty.

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* TheDragon: Margaret appears to serve as this to Angel Blake, although she's never shown to do much beyond read an invocation from a book and display UndyingLoyalty.displays UndyingLoyalty.
* EvilOldFolks: An elderly couple are seen amongst the coven's members.

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* BigBad: {{Satan}} himself is responsible for corrupting the town.


Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a "fiend." He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumbleupon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.


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Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a "fiend." He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumbleupon stumble upon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.



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* GoryDeadlyOverkillTitleOfFatalDeath: ''Blood on Satan's Claw''


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* PleasePutSomeClothesOn: Reverend Fallowfield, though obviously tempted by the sight of Angel Blake disrobing in front of him, averts his gaze and begs her to cover herself up. She is disinclined to comply.


* FullFrontalAssault: Angel Blake removes her gown in front of the reverend. No visuals are spared.
* IgnoreTheFanservice: Reverend Fallowfield refuses to be tempted by Angel’s nakedness, much to her disappointment.

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* FullFrontalAssault: TheDragon: Margaret appears to serve as this to Angel Blake removes her gown in front of the reverend. No visuals are spared.
Blake, although she's never shown to do much beyond read an invocation from a book and display UndyingLoyalty.
* IgnoreTheFanservice: Reverend Fallowfield refuses to be tempted by Angel’s nakedness, much to her disappointment. Ralph has a moment like this later on, when a naked woman dances in front of him during the assault on the coven, although he's a little more enticed than the reverend.
* HotForPreacher: Angel Blake bares her naked body to the Reverend Fallowfield. She doesn't take kindly to him turning her down.



* ItWasHereISwear: When Ralph shows the judge where he found the bones, they're gone.



* OutgrownSuchSillySuperstitions: This is the judge's attitude initially.
-->'''The Judge:''' Doctor, witchcraft is dead and discredited. Are you bent on reviving forgotten horrors?



* RedRightHand: Par the course for whoever so much as sees the bones. They grow patches of fur anywhere on their bodies, sometimes even claws.



* UndyingLoyalty: Margaret, to Angel. [[spoiler:Even after the latter leaves her in a bear trap to be torn apart by dogs.]]



* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame: [[spoiler:Margaret praises Ralph for unwittingly digging up the remains of Satan, and he’s none too pleased with that fact.]]

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* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame: [[spoiler:Margaret Margaret praises Ralph for unwittingly digging up the remains of Satan, and he’s none too pleased with that fact.]]


The Blood on Satan’s Claw is a 1971 English horror movie release by Creator/TigonBritishFilmProductions.

Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a “fiend.” He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumbleupon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.


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The ''The Blood on Satan’s Claw Claw'' is a 1971 English horror movie release by Creator/TigonBritishFilmProductions.

Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a “fiend.” "fiend." He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumbleupon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.




* AnimalisticAbomination: Satan takes the form of a hairy beast in a black cloak. He has to be “completed”[[labelnote:note]]By being given his skin, which has grown on the bodies of anyone who came into contact with his remains[[/labelnote]] in order to become strong enough to bring doom to the world.

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* AnimalisticAbomination: Satan takes the form of a hairy beast in a black cloak. He has to be “completed”[[labelnote:note]]By "completed"[[labelnote:note]]By being given his skin, which has grown on the bodies of anyone who came into contact with his remains[[/labelnote]] in order to become strong enough to bring doom to the world.



* KnightTemplar: By the time the judge returns from London, he vows to use “unheard of” methods against Angel Blake and her coven. And indeed, he interrogates Margaret whilst threatening to sic the dogs on her, and leads an all-out assault on the witches.

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* KnightTemplar: By the time the judge returns from London, he vows to use “unheard of” "unheard of" methods against Angel Blake and her coven. And indeed, he interrogates Margaret whilst threatening to sic the dogs on her, and leads an all-out assault on the witches.

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The Blood on Satan’s Claw is a 1971 English horror movie release by Creator/TigonBritishFilmProductions.

Ralph Gower is ploughing his fields one day, and stumbles upon the grisly, inhuman remains of what he suspects to be a “fiend.” He tries to warn a skeptical judge, but when he takes him to the site of his discovery, the bones are nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, a group of teenagers playing in Ralph’s fields stumbleupon a few of the bones, and are possessed by their influence. Soon, the villagers begin to succumb to the influence of the fiend.


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!!Tropes featured in this movie:

* AgentScully: The judge is highly skeptical of Ralph’s claims to have discovered the bones of Satan, even after he comes to believe that witchcraft is, indeed, present in the village.
* AnimalisticAbomination: Satan takes the form of a hairy beast in a black cloak. He has to be “completed”[[labelnote:note]]By being given his skin, which has grown on the bodies of anyone who came into contact with his remains[[/labelnote]] in order to become strong enough to bring doom to the world.
* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler:Whether or not Angel Blake was an UnwittingPawn to Satan and was just brainwashed or was operating of her own volition, she still lead a group of teenagers into committing acts of ritual sacrifice and rape. So it’s not terribly sad to have to see her die.]]
* BadassCape: The judge wears one, along with a NiceHat.
* TheCorruption: Whoever comes into contact with the bones of the fiend grows fur on their skin, seemingly driving them to commit acts of evil in service to Satan.
* FullFrontalAssault: Angel Blake removes her gown in front of the reverend. No visuals are spared.
* IgnoreTheFanservice: Reverend Fallowfield refuses to be tempted by Angel’s nakedness, much to her disappointment.
* ImpaledWithExtremePrejudice: [[spoiler:The fate of both Angel Blake and Satan.]]
* IronicNickname: Angela “Angel” Blake leads a coven of witches who serve the Devil himself.
* KillTheCutie: [[spoiler:Poor Cathy is lead to the coven’s meeting place, where she is brutally raped and partially flayed.]]
* KnightTemplar: By the time the judge returns from London, he vows to use “unheard of” methods against Angel Blake and her coven. And indeed, he interrogates Margaret whilst threatening to sic the dogs on her, and leads an all-out assault on the witches.
* LifeOrLimbDecision: Peter’s hand transforms into a hairy, bestial claw. He hacks it off.
* LightIsNotGood: Angel Blake dresses in a white gown, but she is as far from good as you can get.
* PutOnABus: Rosalind is placed in a bedlam after nearly killing Isobel; Isobel is wounded and treated, but never shown again. Similarly, Peter doesn’t make anymore appearances after he warns the judge about the coven.
* ShearMenace: [[spoiler:Angel Blake uses a pair of shears to remove Satan’s skin from Cathy’s back.]]
* TeensAreMonsters: While the coven has at least a couple elderly members, the majority of them are teenagers. And they indulge in horrible crimes such as murder and rape.
* UngratefulBastard: [[spoiler:Margaret is chased by a mob of hysterical villagers, believing her to be a witch, and is nearly drowned. Ralph saves her, but she shows absolutely no gratitude, revealing that she actually is a witch.]]
* {{Yandere}}: Angel Blake tries to seduce Reverend Fallowfield. When he denies her, she lies to her father and the squire, claiming that he molested her. This nearly results in his lynching.
* YourApprovalFillsMeWithShame: [[spoiler:Margaret praises Ralph for unwittingly digging up the remains of Satan, and he’s none too pleased with that fact.]]

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