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The Spiral Staircase (1961)

Based on the screenplay by Mel Dinelli, this story revolves around Helen Warren, a beautiful mute girl, who becomes the target of a mysterious killer who preys on young handicapped women.

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Boris Sagal

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Cast

Cast overview:
Elizabeth Montgomery ... Helen Warren
Lillian Gish ... Mrs. Warren
Gig Young ... Stephen Warren
Edie Adams ... Blanche
Eddie Albert ... Albert Warren
Jeffrey Lynn ... Doctor Parry
Frank McHugh ... Constable Williams
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Based on the screenplay by Mel Dinelli, this story revolves around Helen Warren, a beautiful mute girl, who becomes the target of a mysterious killer who preys on young handicapped women.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1961 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La escalera de caracol See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Cast members Elizabeth Montgomery and Gig Young were married at the time this movie was made. See more »

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Remade as The Spiral Staircase (1975) See more »

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