Based on the screenplay by Mel Dinelli, this story revolves around Helen Warren, a beautiful mute girl, who becomes the target of a mysterious killer who preys on young handicapped women.

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Helen Warren
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Mrs. Warren
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Stephen Warren
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Blanche
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Albert Warren
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Doctor Parry
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Constable Williams
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Based on the screenplay by Mel Dinelli, this story revolves around Helen Warren, a beautiful mute girl, who becomes the target of a mysterious killer who preys on young handicapped women.

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4 October 1961 (USA)  »

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La escalera de caracol  »

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Originally aired as part of the program titled "Theater '62". See more »

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Remake of The Spiral Staircase (1946) See more »

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