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Nothing But the Night (1973)

PG  |   |  Crime, Horror, Mystery  |  June 1975 (USA)
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Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 ... See full summary »

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Colonel Charles Bingham
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Sir Mark Ashley
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Anna Harb
Georgia Brown ...
Joan Foster
Keith Barron ...
Dr. Haynes
Gwyneth Strong ...
Mary Valley
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John Robinson ...
Lord Fawnlee
Morris Perry ...
Dr. Yeats
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Shelagh Fraser ...
Mrs. Alison
Duncan Lamont ...
Dr. Knight
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Dr. Rose
Geoffrey Frederick ...
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Louise Nelson ...
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Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 orphan kids in it, police colonel Bingham starts investigating. First question is, how came that the dead bus driver is burnt when there was no fire during the accident? Dr. Ashley uses hypnosis to find the truth about the mysterious happenings. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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This nightmare has already killed five people - now it's yours to live!


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John Blackburn who the novel on which this film is based was displeased with casting of Diana Dors feeling she was miscast. See more »

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A Hidden Gem
7 April 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Every now and then you stumble on an unheard of gem..

This is one of those movies you've never heard of which has a decent story and good cast. Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee star in this modern film about a mystery surrounding the children of an orphanage and a bizarre series of deaths. This is definitely worth watching if you like these Hammer stars and like occult movies. I must admit this one caught me off guard. The end could have been fleshed out a bit more but I definitely enjoyed the story and have even managed to obtain a DVD transfer for my collection.

I think this plot could be done to make a great modern horror. I found it on Youtube...


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