The Spiral Staircase

Conflicts that freeze your emotions! Suspense that takes your breath!
The Spiral Staircase
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 23 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: October 2, 2018
  • Originally Released: 1946
  • Label: KL Studio Classics
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Audio Commentary by Film Historian Imagen Sara Smith
    • 1945 Screen Director's Playhouse Radio Broadcast of "The Spiral Staircase" with Dorothy McGuire and Robert Siodmak
    • Theatrical Trailer
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
    • Subtitles - English

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AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 3,039
This dated old chestnut definitely wouldn't hold up as-is for today's audiences, but for fans of classic cinema it's well worth a look. Full Review
Horror.com
Feb 23, 2010
The film is likely to scare the daylights out of most of its audiences. Full Review
New York Times
May 20, 2003
Erected on expressionistic Gothic menace Full Review
CinePassion
Sep 25, 2009
Rating: 4/5 -- Thought-provoking and disturbing, this masterly thriller is directed with touches of sheer genius by Robert Siodmak. Full Review
Radio Times
Oct 17, 2016
Rating: 4/5 -- Although its whodunnit aspect is weak, the strong camera angles and cast performance make this a fine film. Full Review
Empire Magazine
Oct 17, 2016
The Spiral Staircase, a murder mystery, knowingly paced by Director Robert Siodmak and shrewdly acted by an expert cast, including Ethel Barrymore, is choice, eerie entertainment. Full Review
TIME Magazine
Oct 17, 2016
This 1946 film is one of [Siodmak's] least interesting. Full Review
Chicago Reader
Oct 17, 2016

Product Description:

Robert Siodmak's THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE is a classic Hitchcockian thriller set in a shadow-filled Victorian house. The manor's mute servant girl, Helen (Dorothy McGuire), is threatened by a murderer on the premises--a killer who targets those burdened by afflictions....

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Kino Lorber Studio Classics

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  • Sales Rank: 15,090
  • UPC: 738329215255
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