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The Black Sleep

The Black Sleep(1956)

Also Known As: Dr. Cadman's Secret |

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Brief Synopsis

A brain surgeon's experiments create a race of deadly freaks.

Cast & Crew

Basil Rathbone Sir Joel Cadman
Lon Chaney [Jr.] Mungo, assumed name of Dr. Munroe
Bela Lugosi Casimir
Herbert Rudley Dr. Gordon Ramsay
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1956 Production Date:  EB*; UCLA
UCLA has 35mm print R-A3-365-3, M53087;
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Bel-Air Productions, Inc., Prospect Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  81-82 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Love Basil's Narration

    verysurprising 2016-06-15

    You can excuse his character for trying to save his wife,but he is a madman!And what he does to his "victims"!Some really good acting... MORE>

  • Basil Rathbone: A Classic Performance

    Henry Hoffman 2016-06-14

    The TCM article correctly identifies the chief strength of this horror mashup: Basil Rathbone's flair for stainless steel performance nerve! He is... MORE>

  • GOOD FILM!

    why1 1/2stars 2016-06-13

    Maybe not THE best movie ever,but finally saw from start to finish and it was good!Carradine an absolute hoot.He & Rathbone here & Hibblbillys In A... MORE>