Sadie Frost stars in this adaptation of Henry James' classic chiller 'The Turn of the Screw'. Upon the death of her incestuous father, a beautiful but repressed young woman (Frost) takes a post as governess for two children, Miles and Flora, who have been in the custody of their uncle, the Master (Harvey Keitel), since the death of their parents. Taken in by the charm of the Master, the young governess accepts his one condition: to take complete responsibility for them and never to bother him. Although happy with her job, the governess soon encounters problems with the two children. Then, when she stumbles upon a secret room, she discovers dark secrets and begins to find reasons for the children's strange behaviour.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 0 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital Stereo ), SPECIAL FEATURES: Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: Based on Henry James' The Turn of The Screw, a governess is overwhelmed taking care of two children at a mansion that seems to be haunted. In addition, a mysterious man seems to be appearing and disappearing. A truly classic psychological ghost story, this film is visually haunting and features stellar performances from Harvey Keitel, Lauren Bacall and Sadie Frost. ...Presence of Mind ( El celo )