The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth.
Given a movie is really just a play with some cameras chucked in, it is unsurprising so many fantastic films have emerged from the thespian sphere; enjoy this collection of play adaptations, ranging from the work of Old Bill to Arthur Miller.
These films, new and classic, are based on one of America's richest literary traditions - that of the Southern Gothic, which boasts such impressive figureheads as William Faulkner, Tennessee Williams, and Harper Lee. Tuck in to this collection of filmic adaptations based on their best works!