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William Castle 

 

  Key Noir Filmmaker  

Director / Producer / Screenwriter
1914 - 1977 
Born April 24, New York, New York, USA
Key Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery  TSPDT Rating: 6
Key Collaborators: Robb White (Screenwriter), Joseph Biroc (Cinematographer), Edwin Bryant (Editor), Von Dexter (Composer), Vincent Price (Leading Player), Alexander Golitzen (Production Designer)
Recommended: When Strangers Marry (1944), The Tingler (1959)
Worth a Look: House on Haunted Hill (1958), The Night Walker (1964)
Links: [ IMDB ] [ TCMDB ] [ All-Movie Guide ] [ Classic Film and Television Home Page ] [ Metroactive Article ] [ The Tingler ] [ Slant Magazine Article (2010) ]
Books: [ Scare Tactic: The Life & Films of William Castle ] [ Step Right Up!: ...I'm Gonna Scare the Pants Off America ]
DVD's: [ Amazon ]
250 Quintessential Noir Films: When Strangers Marry (1944)
 
 
 

 

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