Director George King
Music director Jack Beaver
Genre Crime, Drama
|Writer Wilkie Collins, The Woman In White, Edward Dryhurst, H.F. Maltby|
Release date 1940
Screenplay H. F. Maltby, Edward Dryhurst, Frederick Hayward
Cast Tod Slaughter (The False Sir Percival Glyde), Sylvia Marriott (Laurie Fairlie / Anne Catherick), Hilary Eaves (Marion Fairlie), Geoffrey Wardwell (Paul Hartwright), Hay Petrie (Dr. Isidor Fosco), Margaret Yarde (Mrs. Bullen)
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Crimes at the Dark House is a (1940) British film directed by George King starring Tod Slaughter, Sylvia Marriott and Hilary Eaves. It is loosely based on the novel The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins.
In this lurid melodrama Tod Slaughter plays a villain who murders the wealthy Sir Percival Glyde in the gold fields of Australia and assumes his identity in order to inherit his estate in England. On arriving in England he schemes to marry an heiress for her money and, with the connivance of the enigmatic Count Fosco, embarks on a killing spree of all who suspect him to be an imposter and get in the way of his plans to be the Lord the Manor.
ReferencesCrimes at the Dark House Wikipedia
Crimes at the Dark House IMDb Crimes at the Dark House themoviedb.org