The Turn of the Screw

The Turn of the Screw (2009)

  • Genre: Thriller, Drama, Horror, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2009-12-30
  • User Rating: 5.7/10 from 12 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 29min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: BBC
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
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A young governess, Ann, is sent to a country house to take care of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Soon after her arrival, Miles is expelled from boarding school. Although charmed by her young charge, she secretly fears there are ominous reasons behind his expulsion. With Miles back at home, the governess starts noticing ethereal figures roaming the estate's grounds. Desperate to learn more about these sinister sightings she discovers that the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of her predecessor hold grim implications for herself. As she becomes increasingly fearful that malevolent forces are stalking the children the governess is determined to save them, risking herself and her sanity in the process.

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  • Michelle Dockery

    as Ann
  • Eva Sayer

    as Flora
  • Josef Lindsay

    as Miles
  • Dan Stevens

    as Dr. Fisher
  • Mark Umbers

    as Master
  • Corin Redgrave

    as Professor
  • Wendy Albiston

    as Baines
  • Nicola Walker

    as Carla
  • Sue Johnston

    as Sarah Grose
  • Sarah Buckland

    as Diane
  • Edward MacLiam

    as Peter Quint
  • Katie Lightfoot

    as Emily Jessel
  • Nellie Burroughes

    as Abused Maid
  • Peter Bygott

    as Ann's Father
  • Honor Cargil-Martin

    as Young Ann
  • Cameron Stewart

    as Police Inspector
Directing Tim Fywell Director
Writing Sandy Welch Screenplay
Writing Henry James Novel