The Turn of the Screw (1974 film)

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The Turn of the Screw
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Based on The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
Written by William F. Nolan
Directed by Dan Curtis
Starring Lynn Redgrave
Theme music composer Bob Cobert
Country of origin  United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Dan Curtis
Tim Steele
Cinematography Ben Colman
Editor(s) Dennis Virkler
Running time 120 minutes
Original network ABC
Original release April 15, 1974

The Turn of the Screw is a 1974 American television film directed by Dan Curtis based on the 1898 novel of the same name by Henry James. The film aired on ABC on April 15, 1974.


An English governess is hired to take care of two adorable orphans, who turn out to be not exactly what they seem to be.



The film was shot in London, England.[1]


The film was first broadcast in the USA on April 15, 1974.

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  1. ^ "The Turn of the Screw, Filming locations". IMDb. Retrieved 26 September 2017. 

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