The Black Room
The Black Room (1935)

A curse pronounced upon land baron DeBerghmann has devastating long-range consequences for his twin sons Gregor and Anton. Twenty years later, Anton (Boris Karloff) has developed into a debauched and much-hated despot, disposing of his… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: July 15, 1935
DVD Release Date: October 17, 2006
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Dennis Schwartz
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Eerie, atmospheric, hokey B-film Gothic melodrama.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

In the running as one of the best horror pictures of the '30s.

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Aj V
Karloff plays twin brothers, one good and one evil, which sounds cool, and he gives good performances, but the movie tells you the end more than once, so… More
Stephen M
According to prophesy, the noble House of de Berghman will end as it began, in murder. Fratricide, to be precise, with a brother slain by his younger sibling.… More
cody franklin
Karloff plays a good twin and a evil twin. Classic Karloff,looks great and is alot of fun to watch.