At the Villa Rose (1920)

35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

A British borderline horror film directed by Maurice Elvey.


* = uncredited

Produced Under the Sole Direction of: Maurice Elvey
Stoll Film Company, Ltd. present
Scenario by: Sinclair Hill
Adapted from the famous novel by A.E.W. Mason
Photography by: Paul Burger
Sets: Walter Murton *
The scenes in this picture were acted and photographed on the Riviera and the Mediterranean Coast….

Teddy Arundell [Inspector Hanaud] *
Norman Page [Julius Ricardo] *
Eva Westlake [Mme. Dauvray] *
Manora Thew [Celia Harland] *
Kate Gurney [Helene] *
J.L. Boston [Besnard] *
Armand Lenders [Perichet] *
Langhorn Burton [Harry Weathermill] *
Joan Beverley [Adele Rossignol] *

At the Villa Rose (1930)
At the Villa Rose (1939)

Extracts included in
Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (1996)



  • The Bioscope 6 May 1920 p.64 – review
  • Kine Weekly 6 May 1920 p.97 – review
  • Stoll's Editorial News vol.11 no.24 pp.i-ii – note
  • Stoll's Editorial News vol.11 no.26 pp.5-7 – note
  • Stoll's Editorial News vol.111 no.1 p.13 – note
  • Stoll's Editorial News vol.111 no.5 p.2 – note
  • Stoll's Editorial News vol.111 no.11 p.16 – note


  • The BFI Companion to Crime by Phil Hardy (ed.) p.38 – review
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films: A Checklist by Donald C. Willis p.29 – credits
  • by Walt Lee p.19 – credits