R | | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Two generations of men find themselves haunted by the presence of a spectral woman. When the son of one of the elderly men returns to his hometown after his brother's mysterious death, they attempt to unravel her story.
The film was made and released about two years after its source novel of the same name by Peter Straub had been first published in 1979.
I will take you places you've never been. I will show you things that you have never seen and I will see the life run out of you.
(At around 20:00) When the three men enter the study, John Jaffrey (Melvyn Douglas) is wearing black-framed glasses as seen from the rear, but from the front camera angle, his face is bare.
$2,105,729 (USA) (20 December 1981)
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