Lucy Harbin has been in an asylum for twenty years after axing her husband and his mistress during a crime of passion, witnessed by her young daughter, Carol. While trying to renew ties with Carol, who is now a young woman about to be married, heads begin to roll again. Is Lucy repeating her past?
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WARNING! 'Strait-Jacket' vividly depicts ax murders!
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Did You Know?
In 2018, Strait-Jacket was released on Blu Ray in the UK as part of the William Castle at Columbia: Volume Two box set. Zotz!, 13 Frightened Girls and The Old Dark House are also included in the set. See more
Early in film, front page of a newspaper announcing Lucy Harbin's sentence to an insane asylum features a photo of her wearing a pair of earrings that she didn't purchase until her release, twenty years later. See more
You sit down here with Carrol because I wouldn't want her to think I was taking her father away from her.
The Columbia Pictures logo at the end of the closing credits has the Torch Lady's head chopped off and placed at her feet. See more
There Goes That Song Again
(Written by Jule Styne
and Sammy Cahn
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