Join Vincent and Tangella as they watch “Frightmare” from 1974 with Rupert Davies and Sheila Keith.
"Frightmare" is a chilling 1974 British horror film set in the eerie, isolated farmlands of Surrey. The story revolves around the enigmatic couple, Dorothy and Edmund Yates, who have recently been released from a mental institution. Their dark past, marred by a cannibalistic spree, casts a long shadow over their present. The narrative weaves through the lives of their daughters, Jackie and Debbie, each battling their own demons. Jackie, aware of her stepmother's gruesome impulses, tries to satiate Dorothy's urges with less harmful alternatives. Meanwhile, Debbie, a rebellious teenager, finds herself entangled in a dangerous world, her actions mirroring the sinister path of her mother. As the story unfolds, the thin line between sanity and madness blurs, leading to a series of eerie events, culminating in a gripping climax that leaves the audience questioning the true nature of evil.
Rupert Davies as Edmund Yates
Sheila Keith as Dorothy Yates
Deborah Fairfax as Jackie Yates
Paul Greenwood as Graham Heller
Kim Butcher as Debbie Yates
Leo Genn as Dr. Lytell
Gerald Flood as Matthew Laurence
Fiona Curzon as Merle
Jon Yule as Robin
Trisha Mortimer as Lillian