The Screaming Skull (1958)

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HORROR/PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER.

Newly married Eric, takes his bride, Jenni, back to his palatial home, planning to murder her by driving her insane. She has already spent time in a psychiatric hopsital so is therefore susceptible to Eric's manipulative behaviour. She is especially frightened of a moblie skull, apparently of Eric's first wife who died at the house in a fall. However, Eric's plans are discovered and his own demons, who take the shape of screaming skulls, chase him to a lake where he drowns.

(Monthly Film Bulletin, Volume 26 1959, page 8).

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