The Night Walker (1964)

USA, 1964
35mm film, black and white, 1.85:1
mono, English

An American horror film directed by William Castle.


A wealthy woman is haunted by recurring dreams about her recently burned to death husband and comes to believe that they might actually be real..


Director: William Castle
Castle Company, Universal Pictures Company
Producer: William Castle
Associate Producer: Dona Holloway
Script: Robert Bloch
Assistant Directors: Terence Nelson, Bill Gilmore
Photography: Harold Stine
Editor: Edwin Bryant
Music: Vic Mizzy
Sound: David H. Moriarty
Art Director: Frank Arrigo
Set Decorator: Julia Heron

Barbara Stanwyck (Irene Trent)
Robert Taylor (Barry Morland)
Judith Meredith (Joyce)
Hayden Rorke (Howard Trent)
Lloyd Bochner (The Dream)
Rochelle Hudson (Hilda)
Marjorie Bennett (manager)
Jess Barker (Malone)
Tetsu Komai (gardener)
Ted Durant (narrator)

Alternative Titles

Amor entre nubes – Mexico
Amor entre sombras – Spanish, Venezuela
Celui qui n’existait pas – France
The Dream Killer
Er kam nur nachts
– Austria, West German
Fruktan för natten
– Sweden
Han kom om natten
– Denmark
Passi nella note
– Italy
Passos na Noite
– Portugal
Quando Descem as Sombras – Brazil
Vimata mes’ tin nyhta
– Greece
Yöllistä kauhua
– Finland

Extracts included in
Coming Soon (1982)



  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.336 – credits