Mr. Sardonicus
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In this 1961 William Castle film based on Ray Russell's novel Sardonicus, Guy Rolfe stars as the wicked Sardonicus, a wealthy count who wears a mask because his face is frozen in a horrifying death grimace. Ronald Lewis stars as Sir Robert Cargrave, a brilliant doctor who is at the top of his field in the early 20th century. A curious letter from his former love, Maude (Audrey Dalton), draws him to Europe where she lives in a remote castle with her brooding husband, his badly scarred, but dedicated man-servant, Krull (Oscar Homolka), and a frightened housekeeper whom Sir Robert finds tied… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 38%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"... the make-up is inspired and Oskar Homolka steals the show as the long suffering, whipped-into-submission servant Krull."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Seanax.com
"Gimmicky, but so typical William Castle with schlocky scares."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"A cheesy gothic horror tale."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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