The spoiled Patricia Carroll arrives in London to get married with her fiancé Alan Glentower. However, the stubborn Pat decides to pay a visit in the country to Mrs. Trefoile, the mother of her former fiancé Stephen, who died in a car accident. Once there, the religious fanatic Mrs. Trefoile insists to Pat to stay overnight to go to the mass on the next morning. After going to the church, the naive Pat tells Mrs. Trefoile that she was not going to marry Stephen, triggering her insanity. Mrs. Trefoile abducts Pat to purify her sins and make her pure for her beloved son. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The ultimate in SHEAR SHOCK!
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Did You Know?
The producers considered replacing Tallulah Bankhead
during filming when she became ill and was unable to work. However, Bankhead put up her salary for the film as a guarantee she'd finish if she wouldn't be replaced. See more
Although there are no mirrors in the house, Patricia is somehow able to completely restyle her hair into a rather elaborate new hairdo. See more
[Patricia sees an open book on Mrs. Trefoile's bed, opened to a glamorous shot of Mrs. Trefoile as a young woman
Oh, how lovely. What is that, a costume? Mrs. Trefoile, were you an actress?
[quickly grabs the book
God was good. He led me from that evil.
Yes. A pit of evil! A place for the lost and the damned! The devil's entertainment... God's anathema! It is a painful memory to me, but by the grace of our Lord and the inspired inspiration of my late husband, no more than a memory. I keep...