The Spiral Staircase

United States, 1945

Film
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The spiral staircase is a thriller with chilling developments. It set a standard by which other classic thrillers may be judged. A small town in 1906 New England is terrorised by a psychopathic killer of deformed girls. Based on the novel “Some must watch” by Ethel Lina White. Stars Dorothy McGuire, George Brent, Kent Smith and Ethel Barrymore.

Credits

director

Robert Siodmak

producer

Dore Schary

production company

RKO Radio Pictures

Language

English

Duration

01:24:00:00

Colour

Black and White

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