After the death of her husband, a mother takes her kids off to live with their grandparents in a huge, decrepit old mansion. However, the kids are kept hidden in a room just below the attic, visited only by their mother who becomes less and less concerned about them and their failing health, and more concerned about herself and the inheritence she plans to win back from her dying father, to the point of murder... Written by
David Gibson <email@example.com>
They have come to a house where secrets are kept....where the future is haunted by the past.....where the innocent live in the shadow of sin.....where a dark legacy awaits to destroy all who defy it.....
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Did You Know?
's skirt caught fire between scenes while she was resting against a propane heater. As there was only one skirt, the wardrobe department had to fix the damage. See more
Near the beginning of the film, Chris walks in on Cathy in the bathtub. Her hair goes from long & dry to wet from one scene to the next. See more
No child in this house will shout or scream or show defiance! Do you hear me? Do you? Now, remove your blouse, daughter. And show them how punishment is given in this house.
If you're cruel to my children, I'll take them away tonight.
Take them, Corrine! Take them now. Do you think I care?
[laughs as Corrine cries
Take off the blouse, Corrine. Take it off!
[Corrine takes off her blouse
Look closely, children. 17 lashes. One for each year she lived in sin with your father. So that you understand...
Featured in Troldspejlet: Episode #1.6