Loosely based on H.P. Lovecraft's novel THE CASE OF CHARLES DEXTER WARD, this fright flick opens with a warlock placing a curse on a group of villagers about to burn him at the stake. Generations later, the warlock's descendant returns to the village to pick up where his ancestor left off..
Charles Beaumont (screenplay by), Edgar Allan Poe (from the poem by), H.P. Lovecraft (and a story "The Case of Charles Dexter Ward" by)