The Old Dark House (1932)

Director
James Whale

Main cast
Boris Karloff; Melvyn Douglas; Gloria Stuart; Charles Laughton; Ernest Thesiger

Genres
Horror, Thriller

Description
Seeking shelter from a pounding rainstorm in a remote region of Wales, several travellers are admitted to a gloomy, foreboding mansion belonging to the extremely strange Femm family. Trying to make the best of it, the guests must deal with their sepulchral host, Horace Femm and his obsessive, malevolent sister Rebecca. Things get worse as the brutish manservant Morgan gets drunk and runs amok...


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