One Frightened Night – USA, 1935

‘Mascot’s mirthful mystery’ One Frightened Night is a 1935 American comedy mystery thriller feature film directed by Christy Cabanne (The Mummy’s Hand; Scared to Death) from a screenplay by Wellyn …

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The Phantom Light – UK, 1935

The Phantom Light is a 1935 British comedy thriller feature film produced by Jerome Jackson and directed by Michael Powell (Peeping Tom), based on Evadne Price and Joan Roy Byford’s play The Haunted Light. It stars Binnie Hale, Gordon Harker, Milton Rosmer and Herbert Lomas. The …

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Werewolf of London – USA, 1935

Werewolf of London is a 1935 horror film starring Henry Hull, produced by Universal Pictures. Review: Aristocratic botanist, Dr Glendon (Hull), ventures into the foothills of Tibet to search for the elusive Mariphasa Lumina …

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Bride of Frankenstein – USA, 1935

‘The monster demands a mate!’ Bride of Frankenstein is a 1935 American horror film, and the first sequel to Frankenstein (1931). It was directed by James Whale and stars Boris Karloff as The Monster, Elsa Lanchester in the dual role of his …

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The Raven – USA, 1935

The Raven is a 1935 American Universal horror film directed by Lew Landers and starring Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi. Purportedly based upon Edgar Allan Poe‘s famous homonymous poem (but with little connection), featuring Lugosi as a Poe-obsessed mad …

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