The Hound of the Baskervilles (1931)

72m, 2060.75 metres, 7 reel
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English

A British horror film directed by Gareth V. Gundrey. This was the second British version of .


Director: Gareth V. Gundrey
Gainsborough Pictures
Producer: Michael Balcon
Script: Edgar Wallace, Gareth V. Gundrey
Novel: Arthur Conan Doyle
Directors of Photography: Bernard Knowles, William Shenton
Editor: Ian Dalrymple
Designer: Tom Heslewood

Robert Rendel ()
Frederick Lloyd (Dr Watson)
Elizabeth Vaughan (Mrs Laura Lyons)
John Stuart (Sir Henry Baskerville)
Reginald Bach (Stapleton)
Heather Angel (Beryl)
Wilfred Shine (Dr Mortimer)
Sybil Jane (Mrs Barrymore)
Henry Hallett (Barrymore)
Sam Livesey (Sir Hugo)



  • The Bioscope vol.88 no.1295 (29 July 1931) p.29 – review
  • Picturegoer vol.1 no.39 (20 February 1932) p.19 – review
  • Variety 19 April 1932 – review (by Waly)


  • The Aurum Encyclopedia of Film: Horror (2nd edition) by Phil Hardy (ed) p.50 – illustrated credits, review
  • by Walt Lee p.202 – credits