Let's Scare Jessica to Death is an American horror film directed by John D. Hancock, starring Zohra Lampert in the title role. The film focuses on a recently institutionalized woman who has various nightmarish experiences after moving to an old farmhouse on a Connecticut island. In 2006, the Chicago Film Critics Association named Let's Scare Jessica to Death the 87th scariest film ever made.
In addition to being a great cult horror movie, this release is notable for featuring Zohra Lampert in her only leading role in a motion picture. Outside of her tiny cult fan base, Lampert is terribly underrated, despite her versatility and extraordinary emotional range, which are as thoroughly explored in this movie as they were in Pay Or Die! and Splendor in the Grass. The majority of Lampert's screen career consists of guest roles on numerous popular television shows, for which she's … more