The Black Castle (1952)

The Black Castle (1952)

The Black Castle





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A friend heads to the spooky Austrian estate of a strange count to look into the mysterious disappearance of his two friends in this Gothic drama. Once there he finds that they have been murdered and that he is to be the next victim.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Horror, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Jerry Sackheim
In Theaters:
On DVD: Sep 19, 2006

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as Sir Ronald Burton, a...

as Dr. Meissen

as Count Karl von Bruno

as Countess Elga von Br...

as Gargon

as Herr Stricken

as Von Melcher

as Therese Von Wilk

as Romley

as Fender
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Critic Reviews for The Black Castle

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | August 8, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

A solid second-tier Gothic mystery-horror-thriller, the kind that's worth catching up with only once you've seen all the good ones.

Full Review… | June 20, 2015
Antagony & Ecstasy

Tepid gothic revenge melodrama.

Full Review… | October 7, 2014
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Audience Reviews for The Black Castle

This is a good fifties movie in more the style of the old gothic universal monster movies. Plus it has the actors from those movies too.

Aj V

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Respectable production values and a good cast are plusses. The story didn?t always hold my interest though, but it did have a good atmosphere.

James Higgins

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