Cast a Dark Shadow/Wanted For Murder

Directed by Lawrence Huntington, and Lewis Gilbert

Year: 1955
Running Time: 185
Color Type: B&W
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1/1.33:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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Cast a Dark Shadow/Wanted For Murder

Cast
Dirk Bogarde
Margaret Lockwood
Kay Walsh
Eric Portman
Dulcie Gray
Derek Farr

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Directed by Lewis Gilbert and Lawrence Huntington


Death and seduction are the themes of these newly-restored thrillers from the golden age of British noir. In Cast a Dark Shadow, Dirk Bogarde (The Servant, The Damned) stars as “Teddy” Bare, a smooth-talking cad who maintains a life of leisure by preying on a series of lonely, wealthy women. But the headstrong sister (Kay Walsh) of one of his late wives is determined to bring Teddy’s killing streak to an end. In Wanted for Murder, the polished exterior of a refined gentleman (Eric Portman) conceals the heart of a strangler. A young record shop clerk (Dulcie Gray) holds the key to his capture, which puts her at the head of the queue to become his next victim.

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