The House of Peril (1922)

5000 feet, 1524 metres
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

A British borderline horror film directed by Kenelm Foss.

Plot Summary

Women are being lured to a supposedly haunted house where they are murdered for their jewels.


Director: Kenelm Foss
Astra Film
Producers: H.W. Thompson, Kenelm Foss
Script: Horace Annesley Vachell
Adaptation: Kenelm Foss
Novel: Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
Play: Horace Annesley Vachell
Director of Photography: John Parker
Editor: John Miller
Set Designer: T.C. Gilson

Fay Compton (Sylvia Bailey)
Roy Travers (Bill Chester)
A.B. Imeson (Comte de Virieu)
Madeline Seymour (Anna Wolsky)
Nelson Ramsey (Herr Wachner)
Irene Tripod (Frau Wachner)
Wallace Bosco (Polperro)
Flora le Breton (French maid)
Blanche Walker (maid)
George Bellamy, Hubert Carter, Jeff Barlow, Lewis Gilbert, Tom Coventry, Madge Tree (gamblers)