Daughter of Darkness (1948)

Daughter of Darkness


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Daughter of Darkness was based on They Walk Alone, a play by Max Catto. The heroine of the play can be described as a "homicidal nymphomaniac," which understandably posed censorship problems when the Catto original was adapted to the screen. In her second film, Irish stage star Siobhan McKenna plays Emma Baudine, a "black widow" who lures men with her sexual charms and then murders them. Because she is the trusted assistant of village priest Father Corcoran (Liam Redmond), no one suspects what … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Classics
Directed By: ,
Written By: Max Catto
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On DVD: Sep 29, 2009



as Bess Stanforth

as Emily Beaudine

as Larry Tallent

as Julie Tallent

as Robert Stanforth

as Mr. Tallent

as David Price

as Constable

as Father Cocoran

as Miss Hegarty
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