John Knowler – The Trap
Posted by demonik on November 8, 2009
John Knowler – The Trap (Panther, 1966)
An electrifying masterpiece of the macabre.
Mary Baxter, young and innocent, an English suburban rose, goes to work for Wilhelm Schmidt, moody and passionate, an antiquarian bookseller who has a flourishing side-line in erotica. The results of their confrontation are electrifying. Mary’s fresh, prosaic and breathless innocence is brought into contact with an alien and forbidden range of experience: sharp practice, lust, incest, and finally suicide ….