M | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
An aging widow hides a deadly secret which she will do anything to keep buried.
The third installment in Robert Aldrich's loose trilogy of "grand guignol" films (horror-thrillers featuring older women going crazy), following What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) and Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964). Aldrich served as producer for this film.
You've had such rotten luck with your housekeepers Aunt Claire.
Claire Marrable: Have I? Actually I think I've done rather well.
During the cocktail party scene, Claire eats the olive in her martini twice.