The Woman in Black (2012)

Do you believe in ghosts?


A young solicitor travels to a remote village where he discovers that the vengeful ghost of a scorned woman is terrorizing the locals. - Anonymous

In London, solicitor Arthur Kipps still grieves over the death of his beloved wife Stella on the delivery of their son Joseph four years before. His employer gives him a last chance to keep his job, and he is assigned to travel to the remote village of Crythin Gifford to examine the documentation of the Eel Marsh House that belonged to the recently deceased Mrs. Drablow. Arthur befriends Daily on the train and the man offers a ride to him to the Gifford Arms inn. Arthur has a cold reception and the owner of the inn tells that he did not receive the request of reservation and there is no available room. The next morning, Arthur meets solicitor Jerome who advises him to return to London. However, Arthur goes to the isolated manor and soon he finds that Eel Marsh House is haunted by the vengeful ghost of a woman dressed in black. He also learns that the woman lost her son, drowned in the marsh, and she seeks revenge, taking the children of the terrified locals. - Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

London solicitor Arthur Kipps is sent to the village of Crythin Gifford to review the personal papers of the deceased Mrs. Drablow. Arthur hasn't had a successful career - at least in part - as he is still grieving for his wife, who died giving birth to their son Joseph four years before. Crythin Gifford is a bleak village and its residents are anything but welcoming. Arthur realizes that no one is the village is very happy with the fact that he will be working at Eel Marsh manor. He soon learns that the house is haunted by the Woman in Black, the ghost of a woman whose son drowned in a bog. Whenever she appears, a child from the village dies. - garykmcd

Early in the 20th century, a young widower struggling to salvage his legal career agrees to examine any paperwork remaining at an isolated mansion on the edge of a deadly mire. Slowly, he uncovers the connection between the apparition of a veiled woman on the house's grounds and a rash of nearby child suicides. - mrosesteed

Still unable to come to terms with the sudden death of his wife, the grieving Edwardian-London young solicitor, Arthur Kipps, arrives at the gloomy marshlands of northern England to settle the affairs of Alice Drablow: the recently deceased owner of the decrepit Eel Marsh House. Amid rampant superstition and disquieting rumours of local hauntings, Arthur gets to work to finish his unpleasant task, until his first blood-curdling encounter with the supernatural, and the eerie apparition of a black-veiled femme. Was Arthur's troubled mind playing tricks on him, or are there, indeed, malevolent forces at work? Can Arthur lift the silent curse of the horrifying Woman in Black? - Nick Riganas

The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client's papers. As he works alone in the client's isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease growing when he glimpses a mysterious woman dressed only in black. Receiving only silence from the locals, Kipps is forced to uncover the true identity of the Woman in Black on his own, leading to a desperate race against time when he discovers her true identity. - yusufpiskin

A young solicitor, struggling with work after the death of his wife, is sent to a remote village to settle the estate of a deceased eccentric woman who owned a Manor House. The village residents want him to leave, as they are trying to conceal a deadly secret. But he refuses, and soon discovers that the house of his client is haunted by the vengeful ghost of a woman dressed in black. - Kad