Grip of the Strangler (The Haunted Strangler)
Grip of the Strangler (The Haunted Strangler) (1958)

There's a bit of Oedipus Rex in The Haunted Strangler, though it's not readily apparent at first. Boris Karloff plays 19th-century novelist James Rankin, who becomes obsessed with the long-closed case of the Haymarket Strangler.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 3, 1958
DVD Release Date: June 17, 1998
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Mark Bourne

[Boris Karloff is] again near the top of his game as the best thing about this slow but effective Victorian who-actually-done-it.

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Ed Fucking Harris
Boris Karloff delivers a damn fine performance in this gripping gem of British Horror. First off it should be stated that Karloff was a genius. He could provoke… More