The M.R. James ghost story─which served as the inspiration for the classic 1956 British chiller "Night of the Demon" (or "Curse of the Demon" in the U.S.)─comes alive once more in this episode of "ITV Playhouse." This modernized adaptation finds a television producer (Jan Francis) getting mixed up with a practitioner of the occult (Ian Cuthbertson) who secretly transfers some cursed runes into her possession. With Bernard Gallagher, Joanna Dunham. 47 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English; Subtitles: English (SDH); bonus short "Mister Humphreys and His Inheritance"; featurette.