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 <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Home Sweet Home Is Murder
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Did You Know?
According to Kristy Swanson
, she and Louise Fletcher
received scripts for "Petals on the Wind" (the next book in the series) but the film never got off the ground. Swanson has described it as "all sex". See more
During the party when Corinne and her date are dancing, she is wearing a strapless dress and there are clearly no scars or any indication that she was beaten with a whip. See more
No Chris, they're not going to get away with this. We've got to go tell our Grandfather the truth.
What difference does it make now? Let's just go!
No, Mother's not getting that money, not after the way she treated us. Now come on!
Remade as Flowers in the Attic