Reminiscent of "Pleasantville", in this Gothic comedy heroine Abigaile Archibald suddenly develops a speaking voice in a world that is otherwise silent. Delighted, she secretly indulges in the joys of talking and singing -- until the townspeople launch a witch hunt to find the source of the mysterious sound. Written by
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The scene where Abigaile is hanging off the side of a cliff is an homage to an almost identical scene in The Perils of Pauline
(1914), a famous silent-film serial from which the term "cliff-hanger" originates. See more
There is clearly writing on the back of the poster Barnaby composes advertising Abigaile's voice. Later, Number Two can be seen reading Finnuius and Abigaile's sentences from the back of that same paper, despite the fact that when Barnaby was writing it, they hadn't even been discovered yet. See more
Music by Tom DeStefano
Words by Jim Lawter
Sung by Crista Orefice See more