Jim Burton has bought a house in the country for its peaceful setting, but his housekeeper is terrified of the night sounds. Can she convince him to leave the dangers that lurk in the woods? Creepy events cause Burton to phone for his friend, Mr Carmer. Is millie right? Is the house haunted?
The two scientific men sit quietly s the stroke of midnight approaches. Will the feeling of a presense of someone in the room recur? Will Jim prove to Karmer, and himself of a ghostly presense? Is there a natural and scientific explanation to the supernatural events?
Is there a human being, or an unseen force who is bent on sabotaging Burton’s work in his laboratory? Burton and Carmer poke through the rubble of the ruined lab experiment to look for clues. Carmer finds Jim with acid burns, and near death. Has he learned the secret of the house? What might it have to do with the lab experiments that were being done?
Get ready for a creepy ending as the hermit shares the outcome of this house of murder.