The Crimson Candle (1934)

UK, 1934
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English

A British horror film directed by Bernard Mainwaring.

Plot Summary

A doctor proves that a maid used an old curse to murder her former lover.

Credits

Crew
Director: Bernard Mainwaring
Producer: Bernard Mainwaring
Script: Bernard Mainwaring

Cast
Eve Gray (Mavis)
Eliot Makeham (Dr Gaunt)
Kenneth Kove (Hon Horatius Chillingsbotham)
Derek Williams (Leonard Duberley)
Kynaston Reeves (Inspector Blunt)
Eugene Leahy (detective)
Audrey Cameron (maid)
Arthur Goullet

References

Periodicals

  • The Cinema – Film Booking and Ready Reference Guide 2nd Quarter 1934 pages 20 – credits, review
  • Kinematograph Weekly no.1398 (1 February 1934) – review

Books

  • British Sound Films: The Studio Years 1928-1959 by David Quinlan p.54 – credits, synopsis
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films II by Donald C. Willis p.72