The Black Sleep


The Black Sleep

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This spooky outing centers upon a maniacal brain surgeon and his experimental brain transplants. When his wife falls into a coma, he must quickly find an assistant to help him find a donor for his wife. Trouble follows when some of his dangerous zombie-like subjects escape.


Basil Rathbone
as Sir Joel Cadman
Patricia Blake
as Laurie Munroe
Akim Tamiroff
as Odo the Gypsy
Lon Chaney Jr
as Dr. Munroe/Mungo
Bela Lugosi
as Casimir
Herbert Rudley
as Dr. Gordon Ramsay
Claire Carleton
as Miss Daly
Peter Gordon
as Investigative Sgt. Steel
Clive Morgan
as 1st Bobby
John Sheffield
as Scotland Yard Detective
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Audience Reviews for The Black Sleep

  • Mar 27, 2016
    Of its type not bad helped by a cast full of stalwarts of the genre.
    jay n Super Reviewer
  • Sep 05, 2010
    I've seen this story in other movies, better movies. Even though the movie has a good cast, it's not too exciting. Overall it's just okay.
    Aj V Super Reviewer

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