DirectorAlbert S. Rogell Film seriesUniversal horror Duration CountryUnited States
WriterRobert Lees, Robert Neville Release dateMay 2, 1941 (1941-05-02) CastBasil Rathbone (Montague Hartley), Hugh Herbert (Mr. Penny), Broderick Crawford (Hubert A. Gilmore 'Gil' Smith), Bela Lugosi (Eduardo), Anne Gwynne (Elaine Winslow), Gale Sondergaard (Abigail Doone) Similar moviesThe Cat and the Canary, The Black Cat, The Tomb of Ligeia, The Black Cat, Hell Cat, Blind Woman's Curse
TaglineEven Ladd is scared!
The black cat 1941
The Black Cat is a 1941 film loosely based on the short story by Edgar Allan Poe. The comedy/horror film was directed by Albert S. Rogell, starring Basil Rathbone and featuring supporting performances by Bela Lugosi and Alan Ladd in small roles. Lugosi also stars in a 1934 film with the same title.