"On the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, Billy-Ben Turner proposes to Ellwyn Glover, the pretty daughter of a successful farmer. But Jess-Belle Stone...is determined the marriage never take place. In desperation, she seeks the aid of Granny Hart who is rumored to be a witch. Granny produces a love potion, which Jess-Belle drinks down.
The magic works -the moment Billy-Ben sees her, he forgets about Elly and belongs totally to Jess. Jess is overjoyed, but come midnight, she learns the terrible price she has paid for her beloved prize: she transforms into a leopard and prowls until dawn...But Jess-Belle is soon to learn that a damned creature -even one damned for love- has little to look forward save tragedy...especially in the Twilight Zone."