The Haunting is a 1963 British psychological horror film directed and produced by Robert Wise and adapted by Nelson Gidding from the novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. It stars Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, and Russ Tamblyn. The film, about a small group of people invited to stay at a haunted house by a paranormal investigator, is often cited as one of the most frightening films ever made.
Please note this is a region B Blu-ray and will require a region B or region free Blu-ray player in order to play.Robert Wise directs this sci-fi adaptation of Michael Crichton's novel. After a satellite crashes near a New Mexico village, the local residents begin dying out as a killer disease mysteriously sweeps through the area. By the time a team of scientists have arrived to investigate, the only survivors are an old tramp and an infant child.
In Reno a man kills a girl he likes and her boyfriend out of jealousy; it may not be the first time. A woman whose divorce has just come through finds the bodies but decides not to become involved. The two meet next day on the train to San Francisco unaware of this link between them. They are attracted to each other, and the relationship survives his marriage to her half-sister for money and status.
Long before becoming director of two successful musicals (West Side Story and Smiles and Tears), Robert Wise had a noir stage at the RKO, where he proved to be especially gifted for the genre. This pack contains the titles that the director shot for the studio at the beginning of his career, including Blood on the Moon, with which Wise brought the noir to the western.