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The Screaming Woman (1972)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Drama | Thriller  -  29 January 1972 (USA)
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A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ground who has ... See full summary »

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Laura Wynant (as Olivia DeHavilland)
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Laraine Stephens ...
Caroline Wynant
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George Tresvant
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Dr. Amos Larkin
Charles Robinson ...
Howard Wynant (as Charles Knox Robinson)
Alexandra Hay ...
Evie Carson
Lonny Chapman ...
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Charles Drake ...
Ken Bronson
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Harry Sands
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Russell Thorson ...
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Kay Stewart ...
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Joyce Cunning ...
Bernice Wilson
John Alderman ...
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A wealthy former mental patient goes home to her estate to rest and recuperate. While walking the grounds one day she hears the screams of a woman coming from underneath the ground who has been buried alive. Her family, however, refuses to believe her story, and sees the incident as an opportunity to prove the woman's mind has snapped so they can take control of her money. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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29 January 1972 (USA)  »

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L'enterrée vive  »

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Ray Bradbury originally wrote 'The Screaming Woman' as a radio play, broadcast on November 25, 1948. See more »

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Referenced in Carrie (1976) See more »

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One of the great 70's horror TV flicks
22 January 2004 | by (California) – See all my reviews

This movie is WONDERFUL. I remember this was one of many great horror flicks ABC made for TV. Others included "When Michael Calls" and "Haunts of the Very Rich". I'd be first in line to buy a DVD box set of those old flicks.


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