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Pete and Ellen have reared Meg as their own, ever since she was a baby and her parents took off. Now a teen, Meg convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the farm: Pete isn't getting around on his wooden leg like he used to. When Nath insists on using a short cut home through the woods, Pete gets quite agitated and warns him of screams in the night, of terrors associated with the red...

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Directed by

Delmer Daves

Written by

Delmer Daves (Screenplay)
George Agnew Chamberlain (Novel)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

YOU DARE NOT EVEN GUESS THE STRANGE LOVE STORY OF "THE RED HOUSE"

Cast

Keywords

woods film noir guilt abandoned house wooden leg farm house

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