Five emotionally fragile teens are committed to Blackwood, a mysterious school for gifted and disturbed girls. Mesmerized by the intense head mistress Madame Duret, at first, they think they have found a place where they can finally flourish academically and artistically. However, the mystery deepens as they break through layer after layer of misdirection to discover the true, horrifying purpose of the school.
Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: Down a Dark Hall is more stylish than scary, although its foreboding atmosphere may raise a few goosebumps among younger viewers.
Teen ghost story adaptation is macabre enough to entertain.