Shadow on the Wall (1949)

Film details

Alternative titles

  • Death in the Doll's House Alternative


Child witnesses murder of her unpleasant stepmother. Is so un-nerved by it she has to spend several weeks in a clinic before she can be encouraged to speak, so freeing her father and exposing her scheming aunt.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top