Young Canadian nurse Betsy comes to the West Indies to care for Jessica, the wife of a plantation manager Paul Holland. Jessica seems to be suffering from a kind of mental paralysis as a result of fever. When she falls in love with Paul, Betsy determines to cure Jessica even if she needs to use a voodoo ceremony, to give Paul what she thinks he wants.
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Who said the dead don't walk?
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When Besty goes to talk with Wes on the porch about an hour into the film, they are both lit by light coming through the louvered door to the left. But, in the next closer shot, that striped lighting pattern disappears. See more
Alma - Maid
[walks into Betsy's room while Betsy is sleeping, touches and wiggles Betsy's big toe
Good morning, Miss.
Thank you for waking me.
Alma - Maid
I didn't want to frighten you out of your sleep, Miss. That's why I touched you farthest from your heart.
At the beginning, in small letters at the bottom of the screen is this disclaimer: The characters and events depicted in this photoplay are fictional. Any similarity to any persons, living, dead, OR POSSESSED, is entirely coincidental. See more
Etude in E Op.10 No.3
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Played on piano by Tom Conway See more