Mr. Corbett’s Ghost

Director: Danny Huston.
Writer: Gerald Wilson.
Based on the play by Leon Garfield.
Stars: Paul Scofield, John Huston, Mark Farmer.

An apothecary’s apprentice, souring from being forced to work on New Year’s eve, is so filled with hatred as a result that he wishes for his master to be dead, going so far as to try to cast a fatal spell upon the older man.