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Chamber of Horrors (1940)

The Door with Seven Locks (original title)
A murder is found to be connected to a false heir and a secret underground torture chamber.

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John Selford
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A murder is found to be connected to a false heir and a secret underground torture chamber.

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What dark secrets lie hidden behind...

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Drama | Horror | Mystery

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20 December 1940 (USA)  »

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Gina Malo's final film. See more »

Goofs

On his death-bed Lord Selford says he is fifty-five years old. When on his tombstone the date of his death (1928) and birth (1872) equates to 56. See more »

Quotes

Judy Lansdowne: When I was fifteen I spun a coin. Tails, home girl, cooking and knitting. Heads, adventure. Heads it was!
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Highly Enjoyable Film
5 February 2004 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

This British made film is highly enjoyable. Excellent performances by the cast, spectacular sets, good script, all things about this film I found enjoyable.

Lilli Palmer was excellent in the role, she is also a joy to watch as she is breathtakingly beautiful. Leslie Banks is back in a role similar to his role in "Most Dangerous Game," a man who lives in a castle, and collects torture devices.

At 80 minutes in length this film really needs to be watched and enjoyed. Very clever.


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