The Finishing School (The House That Screamed) (The Boarding School) (La Residencia)
The Finishing School (The House That Screamed) (The Boarding School) (La Residencia) (1971)

This stylishly eerie Spanish production stars elegant Lili Palmer as the severe headmistress of a French boarding school for young women, where the rigid constraints of 19th-century social conditioning have turned the place into a hothouse… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 1, 1971
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Fernando F. Croce
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Splendid study of gothic repression and women on the verge

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Stella Dallas
why are so many of these set in girls' boarding schools? oh never mind
Greg S
Murders at a boarding school for wayward, sexually repressed girls. Though set in France and Spanish in origin, it's very much in the Italian giallo… More