The Ghost Walks (1935)

USA,
69m
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono (“recorded by RCA Victor High Fidelity Sound System”), English

An American comedy horror film directed by Frank R. Strayer.

Plot Summary

People trapped by a storm in an old dark house see ghosts and are killed one by one.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Frank R. Strayer
Copyright MCMXXXIV [1934] by Invincible Pictures Corporation
Invincible Pictures Corporation presents. Liberty Films.
Produced by: Maury M. Cohen
Supervised by: Lon Young
Screen Play & Dialogue: Charles S. Belden
Assistant Director: Melville Shyer
Cinematographer: M.A. Anderson
Film Editor: Roland D. Reed
Recording Engineer: L.E. Clark
Art Director: Edward C. Jewell

Cast
John Miljan [Prescott Ames]
June Collyer [Gloria Shaw]
Richard Carle [Herman Wood]
Henry Kolker [Dr Kent]
Johnny Arthur [Homer Erskine]
Spencer Charters [first guard]
Donald Kirke [Terry Shaw, aka Terry Gray]
Eve Southern [Beatrice]
Douglas Gerard [real name: Douglas Gerrard] [Carroway]
Wilson Benge [Jarvis]
Jack Shutta [head guard]
Harry Strang [second guard]

See also
The Ghost Talks (1949)

References

Periodicals

  • Castle of Frankenstein no.10 p.36
  • Monthly Film Bulletin vol.2 no.22 (November 1935) p.178

Books

  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Horror by Phil Hardy (ed.) p.59
  • Comedy-Horror Films: A Chronological History, 1914-2008 by Bruce G. Hallenbeck p.210 – credits
  • Frightfest Guide: Ghost Movies by Axelle Carolyn p.42
  • Golden Horrors: An Illustrated Critical Filmography, 1931-1939 by Bryan Senn p.444-445
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films II by Donald C. Willis p.152
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.200
  • Poverty Row Studios 1929-1940 by Michael R. Pitts pp.101-102 – illustrated credits, note
  • Sound Films, 1927-1939: A United States Filmography by Alan G. Fetrow pp.225-226