The Dark Angel (1989)

UK, 4 January 1989-18 January 1989
1 series, 3 episodes, average 60m
videotape, colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British borderline horror television mini-series based on the novel Uncle Silas by Sheridan Le Fanu.

Premise

Maud Ruthyn is sent to stay with her Uncle Silas who stands to inherit the family fortune if Maud should die. In cahoots with sinister governess Madame De La Rougierre, Silas begins to plot Maud’s downfall.

Episodes

4 January 1989
11 January 1989
18 January 1989

Alternative Titles

Uncle Silas

References

Periodicals

  • The Hollywood Reporter vol.316 no.37 (21 March 1991) pp.5, 14 (USA) – credits, review
  • The Listener vol.121 no.3096 (12 January 1989) p.39 – review
  • Radio Times vol.260 no.3398 (21 January 1989) p.97 – illustrated article
  • Radio Times vol.260 no.3401 (11 February 1989) p.94 – letter
  • Screen International no.657 (18 June 1988) p.6 – note
  • Screen International no.660 (9 July 1988) p.17 (UK) – credits
  • The Stage no.5623 (19 January 1989) p.17 (UK) – credits
  • Variety 25 March 1991 pp.48–50 (USA) – credits, review

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.245