Dead of Night (Special Edition)

Directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, and Robert Hamer

Year: 1945
Running Time: 103
Color Type: Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Country: U.K.
Language: English
Genres: Horror, Thriller
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Dead of Night (Special Edition)

Cast
Michael Redgrave
Mervyn Johns
Basil Radford
Roland Culver
Googie Withers
Naunton Wayne
Sally Ann Howes
Frederick Valk

Crew
Directed by Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer and Alberto Cavalcanti


A 4K Restoration! A group of strangers, mysteriously gathered at an isolated country estate, recount chilling tales of the supernatural. First, a racer survives a brush with death only to receive terrifying premonitions from beyond the grave. Then a teen’s innocent game of hide-and-seek leads to an encounter with the macabre. Next, a young couple purchases an antique mirror that unleashes a horrific power from its past. In a lighter vein, two competitive golfers play for stakes that may haunt the winner forever. Finally, a renowned ventriloquist descends into an abyss of madness and murder when his dummy develops a mind of its own. But even after these frightening tales are told, does one final nightmare await them all? Britain’s venerable Ealing Studios brought together four brilliant directors, Charles Crichton (The Lavender Hill Mob), Basil Dearden (The Mind Benders), Alberto Cavalcanti (They Made Me a Fugitve) and Robert Hamer (It Always Rains on Sunday) to create this classic chiller that remains one of the most influential horror films ever made. This is the uncut and complete UK version of Dead of Night, now newly restored in 4K from original archival materials for the first time in decades.

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