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Dark Places (1974)

PG | | Horror, Romance, Thriller | May 1974 (USA)
A scheming couple plot to conceal a hidden cache of stolen money from its rightful owner. The only problem is that the house in which they plan to hide it is haunted.

Director:

Don Sharp
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Christopher Lee ... Dr. Ian Mandeville
Joan Collins ... Sarah Mandeville
Herbert Lom ... Prescott
Jane Birkin ... Alta
Robert Hardy ... Edward Foster / Andrew Marr
Jean Marsh ... Victoria
Carleton Hobbs Carleton Hobbs ... Old Marr
Roy Evans Roy Evans ... Baxter
Martin Boddey ... Sgt. Riley
John Glyn-Jones John Glyn-Jones ... Bank Manager (as John Glyn Jones)
John Levene ... Doctor
Jennifer Thanisch Jennifer Thanisch ... Jessica
Michael McVey Michael McVey ... Francis
Barry Linehan ... Asylum Gatekeeper
Linda Gray Linda Gray ... Woman on Hill
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Storyline

A scheming couple plot to conceal a hidden cache of stolen money from its rightful owner. The only problem is that the house in which they plan to hide it is haunted.

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There is more than death waiting for you in Dark Places.


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

May 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Maldição da Mansão Sombria See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

Company Credits

Production Co:

Glenbeigh, Sedgled See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The plot of this movie revolves around mysterious events in the life of a man called "Andrew Marr". The real-life Andrew Marr, now famous as a journalist and television presenter in the U.K., was only in his early teens when this movie was made. The use of his name is purely coincidental. See more »

Goofs

Mic on ceiling in shot a couple of times at 5 mins approx. See more »

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Weak thriller.
24 May 2000 | by Pacey-8See all my reviews

This film is rather entertaining but the chills are pretty weak. However, it has strong leads by Robert Hardy and Christopher Lee. I bought this video for five bucks at the Reject Shop, so what was I expecting? Not much, obviously.


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