The Innocents (1961) – Classic Films from the 1960s

Introduction by Dr. Robert Knoll
Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 6:30 pm

Orphans Flora and Miles’ new governess mistakes their strange behavior for precociousness, but she soon comes to believe that the charming children are possessed by evil, malicious spirits. With its sinister cinematic effects, and shocking conclusion, “The Innocents” creates an eerie spine-chilling mood right from the start. Directed by Jack Clayton, starring Deborah Kerr and Michael Redgrave. One hour, 40 minutes. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.