The Woman in Black

Open Run
1hr. 50min.
Opened 7 Jun 1989
4.2/5 stars from 52 users.WRITE A REVIEW


Fog and creepily haunted houses, supernatural happenings, sea mists and dark stormy nights, lonely funerals and creaking attic doors, all combine in this gripping adaptation of Susan Hill's tense and thrilling story to create a play that taps our primal fears.

A grieving lawyer believes a curse has been cast over him and his family by the spectre of the woman in black. In an attempt to exorcise the spirit he engages a sceptical young actor to help him tell his story. His plan begins innocently enough, but as the border between reality and fantasy blur, the horror starts and the flesh begins to creep..

Runs 110mins.

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The Woman in Black

By Editorial Staff
23 May 1998
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