GenreHorror ProducerHoward W. Koch WriterRichard H. Landau LanguageEnglish
Release dateFebruary 1957 (1957-02) (U.S.) CastBoris Karloff (Phillip Knight), Beverly Tyler (Sarah Adams), Murvyn Vye (Barney Finch), Elisha Cook Jr. (Martin Schuyler), Rhodes Reason (Matthew Gunn), Jean Engstrom (Claire Winter) Similar moviesChild's Play, The Blair Witch Project, The Skeleton Key, Venom, Ritual, Needle
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Voodoo Island is a 1957 horror film directed by Reginald Le Borg and written by Richard H. Landau. The cast includes Boris Karloff, Elisha Cook Jr. and Rhodes Reason. The film is set in the South Pacific and was filmed on Kauai, Hawaii back to back with Jungle Heat.
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Boris Karloff – Phillip Knight
Beverly Tyler – Sarah Adams
Murvyn Vye – Barney Finch
Elisha Cook Jr. – Martin Schuyler (as Elisha Cook)
Rhodes Reason – Matthew Gunn
Jean Engstrom – Claire Winter
Friedrich von Ledebur – Native Chief (as Frederich Ledebur)
Glenn Dixon – Mitchell
Owen Cunningham – Howard Carlton
Herbert Patterson – Dr. Wilding
Jerry Frank – Vickers
Adam West – Weather Station #4 Radio Operator (uncredited)
After being released theatrically by United Artists in 1957, the film was briefly re-titled Silent Death for its 1962 theatrical re-release.
On September 20, 2005, MGM (which owns United Artists) released Voodoo Island and The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake together in a DVD double bill, marking the date as the first time the film was ever released on any form of home-viewing media.