An elderly couple move into an old, supposedly haunted abandoned house. A young girl comes to live with the pair as a companion for the wife. However, soon the girl is possessed by the spirit of another girl, a wealthy woman who had once lived in the house but who had been murdered there.
James Mason brings his genius to the strangest love story that ever haunted two hearts
Did You Know?
The first film in which Margaret Lockwood
highlighted a mole high on her left cheekbone. Although noticeable in some earlier publicity shots, she henceforward marked it in black, and it became a trademark of sorts. See more
When supposedly toasting with port at the Smedhursts, although it is passed to the left as custom dictates, the liquid in the glasses is suspiciously clear, as opposed to the ruby/dark colour it should be. See more
Well, houses are more than just bricks and mortar. Like an empty scent bottle that's been empty for years. Well, you can still smell the perfume; at least you fancy you can.
Music by Frédéric Chopin
Arranged by Hubert Bath See more