Herbert says "Checkmate" and the father says "I doubt that he will come tonight" This is a extreme long shot showing the whole room and what is going on
The man who came to the house tells the family about the monkey's paw and how it grants 3 wishes This is a shot that shows all of their reactions to the legend of the monkey's paw
"I wish for 200 pounds" The darkness of the room gives the wish an eerie feeling
The man says, "Your son got caught in the machine at the factory. Here is 200 pounds to honor him for working there." The colors of the clothes that the characters are wearing indicates that something bad has or is going to happen
Mrs. White says "Wish our son back to life." Mr. White says " Are you crazy?" The scene is a close up so you can see both of their reactions to the idea of bringing Herbert back to life.
Herbert starts walking back to the house from the graveyard. The rain and the silhouette of Herbert add suspense to the scene.