R | | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
In a future British tyranny, a shadowy freedom fighter, known only by the alias of "V", plots to overthrow it with the help of a young woman.
When V is reading, and Evey offers her assistance, the book V is reading is "The Golden Bough" by Sir George James Frazer. This extremely influential book caused a sensation when it was published, due to its empirical examination of religion as mythology, in particular, the mythology of Jesus.
Remember, remember, the Fifth of November, the Gunpowder Treason and Plot. I know of no reason why the Gunpowder Treason should ever be forgot... But what of the man? I know his name was Guy Fawkes and I know, in 1605, he attempted to blow up the ...
While the two detectives are driving to the TV station, the speedometer in their car is on zero, while their car is visibly moving.
Dedicated in memory of Adrian Biddle (1951-2005).
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