Tag Archives: William Castle
Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949) William Castle, Howard Duff, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Hollywood Story (1951) William Castle, Richard Conte, Julie Adams, Richard Egan, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
Strait-Jacket (1964) William Castle, Joan Crawford, Diane Baker, Leif Erickson, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Uranium Boom (1956) William Castle, Dennis Morgan, Patricia Medina, William Talman, Adventure, Drama
I Saw What You Did (1965) William Castle, Joan Crawford, John Ireland, Leif Erickson, Horror, Thriller
When two teenagers make prank phone calls to strangers, they become the target for terror when they whisper “I Saw What You Did, And I Know Who You Are!” to psychopath Steve Marek who has just murdered his wife. But somebody else knows of the terrible crime that was committed that night, the killer’s desperately amorous neighbor Amy Nelson.
House on Haunted Hill / La Nuit de tous les Mystères (1959) William Castle, Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long, Thriller, Horror
Eccentric millionaire Frederick Loren (Vincent Price) invites five people to a “party” he is throwing for his fourth wife, Annabelle (Carol Ohmart), in an allegedly haunted house he has rented, promising to give them each $10,000 with the stipulation that they must stay the entire night in the house after the doors are locked at midnight. The five guests are test pilot Lance Schroeder (Richard Long); newspaper columnist Ruth Bridges (Julie Mitchum); psychiatrist Dr. David Trent (Alan Marshal), who specializes in hysteria; Nora Manning (Carolyn Craig), who works for one of Loren’s companies; and the house’s owner Watson Pritchard (Elisha Cook). Pritchard disapproves of Loren’s use of the house for his “party,” making it unclear how Loren acquired access to the house in the first place…
The Whistler (1944) William Castle, Richard Dix, Gloria Stuart, J. Carrol Naish, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
A man, despondent over the death of his wife, wants to commit suicide but can’t bring himself to do it. He hires a man to hire a professional killer to do the job. However, he soon finds out that his wife isn’t really dead – but the man he paid to hire the hitman is, and he has no idea who the man hired or how to get him to call off the hit.