Tag: Henry James

The Innocents | 1961 | Deborah Kerr, Peter Wyngarde,

A wonderfully chilly adaptation of Henry James’s ‘The Turn of the Screw’ starring Deborah Kerr. She plays naive young Miss Giddens, who lands a seemingly easy job in a huge country house as governess. However, she soon comes to...

The Nightcomers | 1971 | Marlon Brando, Stephanie Beacham

In an unusual literary prequel, Michael Winner directs a speculative reconstruction suggesting what happened prior to the events told in Henry James’s novella The Turn of the Screw. Two orphaned children living in a mansion in England in the...

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