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Dark Intruder (1965)

 -  Horror | Mystery  -  21 July 1965 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Robert Vandenburg (as Mark Richman)
Judi Meredith ...
Evelyn Lang
Gilbert Green ...
Harvey Misbach
Charles Bolender ...
Nikola
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Prof. Malaki
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Dr. Kevin Burdett
Peter Brocco ...
Chi Zang
Bill Quinn ...
Neighbor
Ken Hooker ...
1st Sergeant
Richard Venture ...
1st Man
Mike Ragan ...
Plainclothesman (as Holly Bane)
Ingvard Nielsen ...
2nd Man
Claudia Donelly ...
Woman
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2nd Sergeant (as Anthony Lettier)
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Police call in occult expert to help solve series of murders.

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He killed with the power of demons a million years old!

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21 July 1965 (USA)  »

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Black Cloak  »

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An uncredited Norman Lloyd provided the voice of Malaki. See more »

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Harvey Misbach: You seem to specialize in obscure acquaintances.
Brett Kingsford: Yes, fortunately for you commissioner.
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Cries out to be on DVD
17 April 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

As a second feature in 1965, this arrived with little fanfare and was probably dismissed by most viewers. Since it was a discarded pilot for a series called " The Black Cloak'' that was never picked up, the studio probably figured they could a make a buck or two on it. But then when people saw it they realized that like the 1966 Chamber of Horrors ( which had some similar plot elements) , this was a little masterpiece of moody economical horror. Mark Richmond and Leslie Nielsen are terrific as the villain and hero. The creepy black and white photography is atmospheric and the tone is one of dread and impending doom. I saw this once in the theater 41 years ago and I would love to see it again. Why not release this on DVD ?


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