A British anthology series based on classic ghost stories and chillers from M. R. James, Poe, Algernon Blackwood, Sheridan Le Fanu and others; later branching into feature-length teleplays of Dracula, Frankenstein and other famous novels. Written by
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The story "The Whispering Death" by Sir Walter Scott, adapted by Hugo Charteris
, and directed by Patrick Dromgoole
, was renamed "The Devil's Piper", and "Old Mrs. Jones" by Mrs. J.H.Riddell, adapted by Allan Prior
, was renamed "The Beckoning Shadow" for this television adaptation. See more