Horror Island
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Horror Island
It has been alleged that Horror Island was the least expensive of Universal's 1940s horror films. While it certainly looks that way, it remains an enjoyable outing from fade-in to fade-out. In the tradition of "Ten Little Indians", a group of disparate types are lured to a supposedly haunted mansion on a remote island. Their "host" is peg-legged privateer Tobias (Leo Carrillo), who possesses half of a valuable treasure map. One by one, the treasure-hunters are killed off by a mysterious assailant, with Tobias the first victim. The identity of the "mystery"… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Atmosphere makes up for much, as does the Hans Salter score, a clever script with bright dialogue and a first-rate cast."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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