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Jenny Howe in The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw

1999 NR

Based on the Henry James novella, this ghost story follows a young governess (Jodhi May) hired as a caretaker for two lovely children living at the remote country estate of a quirky bachelor (Colin Firth). But her seemingly pleasant job is turned upside down when she begins to suspect that the evil spirits of former staff members possess the youngsters. Soon, it becomes clear that she's the only hope for reclaiming their troubled souls.