Haunted Strangler

The Haunted Strangler

Director: Robert Day, Boris Karloff, Anthony Dawson, Derek Birch

Cast: Robert Day, Boris Karloff, Anthony Dawson, Derek Birch

     
 
Package Description: "Set against the sinister background of London in the gaslight, this terrifying story, reminiscent of the unsolved "Jack the Ripper" case, is that of a man who, driven by an inner compulsion to kill, becomes a human beast that strikes again and again, brutally murdering a number of young women. The macabre settings include Newgate Prison with

Overview

Package Description: "Set against the sinister background of London in the gaslight, this terrifying story, reminiscent of the unsolved "Jack the Ripper" case, is that of a man who, driven by an inner compulsion to kill, becomes a human beast that strikes again and again, brutally murdering a number of young women. The macabre settings include Newgate Prison with its public executions, an asylum for the insane known as Coldbath Fields, the notorious house of ill repute known as The Judas Hole, and an eerie prison graveyard, creating an atmosphere of brooding horror and suspense."

Product Details

Release Date:
06/17/1998
UPC:
0014381443028
Original Release:
1958
Rating:
NR
Source:
Image Entertainment
Presentation:
[B&W]
Time:
1:20:00

Special Features

Theatrical trailer

Related Subjects

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Boris Karloff James Rankin
Anthony Dawson Supt. Burk
Derek Birch Superintendent
Dorothy Gordon Hannah
Elizabeth Allan Barbara Rankin
Tim Turner Kenneth McColl
Jean Kent Cora Seth
Vera Day Pearl
Diane Aubrey Lily
Peggy Ann Clifford Kate
Michael Atkinson Styles
Leslie Perrins Prison Governor
Des Roberts Dr. Johnson
Jessica Cairns Maid
John Heller Male Nurse
Roy Russell Medical Supt.
George Hirste Lost Property Man
George Spence Hangman

Technical Credits
Robert Day Director
Lionel Banes Cinematographer
Les Bowie Special Effects
John C. Cooper Screenwriter
John Croydon Producer
John Elphick Art Director
Frederick Lewis Musical Direction/Supervision
Peter Mayhew Editor
Buxton Orr Score Composer
Jan Read Screenwriter

Scene Index

Side #1 --
0. Chapter Index
1. Main Title; A Far-Fetched Theory [10:23]
2. No Place Like Home [4:58]
3. A Talk With Cora [7:15]
4. "Where is the knife?" [8:35]
5. Digging Up the Past [5:48]
6. Theatre of Death [7:46]
7. Let the Dead Rest [4:13]
8. The Terrible Truth [4:14]
9. Strange Confession [6:08]
10. Fear of Commitment [4:43]
11. The Escape [2:58]
12. The Potato Masher [3:22]
13. Returning Home [5:11]
14. Back to the Grave [2:17]
15. End Credits [:22]
16. Theatrical Trailer [1:53]

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