They say legends and ghost stories are often based on some truth, and the Winchester house is no different. Inspired by actual events, the incredible story of “the most haunted house in the world” takes place at the Winchester mansion, located 50 miles outside of San Francisco. Once owned by Sarah Winchester, the widow of firearms magnate William Wirt Winchester, the 24,000-square-foot Winchester mansion was brought to life in the 2018 film by the Spierig brothers: Michael Spierig and Peter Spierig (Jigsaw, Daybreakers). Peter Spierig also composes the score to the film. Keep reading to listen to the soundtrack and learn more about the movie now streaming on Netflix.
In case you’re wondering, you can indeed visit the “Winchester Mystery House” in San Jose, California. Get tickets here.
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Inspired by true events. On an isolated stretch of land 50 miles outside of San Francisco sits the most haunted house in the world. Built by Sarah Winchester, (Academy Award®-winner Helen Mirren) heiress to the Winchester fortune, it is a house that knows no end. Constructed in an incessant twenty-four hour a day, seven day a week mania for decades, it stands seven stories tall and contains hundreds of rooms. To the outsider it looks like a monstrous monument to a disturbed woman’s madness. But Sarah is not building for herself, for her niece (Sarah Snook) or for the troubled Doctor Eric Price (Jason Clarke) whom she has summoned to the house. She is building a prison, an asylum for hundreds of vengeful ghosts, and the most terrifying among them have a score to settle with the Winchesters…