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The Strange Door (1951)
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03.10.09

The Strange Door (1951) The wicked Alain, Sire de Maletroit (Laughton), plots elaborate revenge against his younger brother Edmund (Cavanagh). Twenty years previously, Alain's lover left him for Edmund and they ran away to marry; she died in childbirth. Alain imprisoned Edmund in the dungeon of the family manor, and convinced his young niece Blanche that her father was dead. When Blanche reaches adulthood, Alain plans to make her life miserable by marrying her off to a well-born cad, Denis de Beaulieu (Wyler). But Denis and Blanche fall in love and try to escape, leading to a deadly confrontation with Alain in his dungeon deathtrap.

Also Known As:
Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Door

Title: Strange Door, The
Release Date: December 08, 1951
Runtime: 81 mins
Genre: Horror
All Genres: Horror
Languages: English
Country: USA
Colors: Black and White
Sound: Mono
IMDB Rating: 6.0
Buried.com Rating: 7 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With S

MPAA Rating: 15

Director(s):
Joseph Pevney

Cast:
Charles Laughton ...Sire Alain de Maletroit
Boris Karloff ...Voltan
Sally Forrest ...Blanche de Maletroit
Richard Wyler ...Denis de Beaulieu (as Richard Stapley)
William Cottrell ...Corbeau
Alan Napier ...Count Grassin
Morgan Farley ...Renville
Paul Cavanagh ...Edmond de Maletroit
Michael Pate ...Talon
Monique Chantal ...Barmaid
Jack Chefe ...Townsman
Harry Cording ...Guard
Herbert Evans ...Clergyman
Michael Hadlow ...Flunkey
Charles Horvath ...Turec
George Kirby ...Cook
Stanley Mann ...Servant
Keith McConnell ...Courier
Jennings Miles ...Coachman
Barry Norton ...Townsman
Eddie Parker ...Moret
Albert Petit ...Townsman
Tao Porchon ...Barmaid
Bruce Riley ...Footman
Patrick Whyte ...Butcher

Producer(s):
Ted Richmond

Writer(s):
Robert Louis Stevenson
Jerry Sackheim




Movie Soundtrack(s):
"Minuet (3rd movement from String Quintette E major, G.275)"

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Keywords:
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