THE POWER (2020) British supernatural hospital horror


The Power is a 2020 British horror film in which a young nurse has to work the nightshift in a crumbling hospital where a dark presence lurks.

Written and directed by Corinna Faith (The Protector; The Innocents TV series) – making her feature directorial debut – the movie stars Emma Rigby (American Violence; Demons Never Die), Rose Williams (A Quiet Passion), Charlie Carrick and Gbemisola Ikumelo. Produced by Rob Watson, Matthew James Wilkinson and aforementioned Ross Williams.


1973, Britain: A young nurse is forced to work the night shift in a run-down hospital during the striking miner’s strike that caused blackouts across the UK. Unfortunately, inside the crumbling hospital walls lurks a terrifying presence that threatens to consume her and everyone around her.


Deadline has confirmed that The Power has been acquired by AMC’s horror streaming service Shudder for streaming in North America, UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand sometime early in the New Year.

Cast and characters:

Emma Rigby … Babs
Rose Williams … Val
Charlie Carrick … Doctor Franklin
Gbemisola Ikumelo … Comfort
Paul Antony-Barber … The Chief
Clara Read … Gail
Robert Goodman … The Janitor
Marley Chesham … Young Val
Maria Major … Woman in stirrups
Nuala McGowan … Terry
Joe Haddow … DJ Mike


There is currently no trailer available for The Power