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The Turn of the Screw (1992)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  8 June 1994 (France)
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Tony O'Leary ...
Geoffrey
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A young woman is hired by a wealthy but sinister man to tutor his two children at the family's isolated estate. When the woman gets there, she finds that the two children are not quite what they seem to be--in fact, they are possessed by the spirits of the evil Quint and his lover. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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...but when they were bad. They were evil.

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Rated R for images of terror and sexuality | See all certifications »
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Beware this shame
6 December 1998 | by See all my reviews

If you know Henry James' novel and if you know Jack Clayton's first-rate adaptation of this subtle psychological subject, beware this poor adaptation from Rusty Lemorande. No tension at all and Patsy Kensit really is no Deborah Kerr.


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