Dead of Night



Architect Walter Craig, seeking the possibility of some work at a country farmhouse, soon finds himself once again stuck in his recurring nightmare. Dreading the end of the dream that he knows is coming, he must first listen to all the assembled guests' own bizarre tales.

  1. Alberto Cavalcanti


  2. Robert Hamer


  3. Basil Dearden


  4. Charles Crichton


  5. John Baines


  6. Angus MacPhail


Top Billed Cast

  1. Mervyn Johns

    Mervyn Johns

    Walter Craig

  2. Roland Culver

    Roland Culver

    Eliot Foley

  3. Mary Merrall

    Mary Merrall

    Mrs. Foley

  4. Googie Withers

    Googie Withers

    Joan Cortland (The Haunted Mirror)

  5. Frederick Valk

    Frederick Valk

    Dr. Van Straaten

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Dead of Night
Dead of Night



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 28, 1946


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget -

Revenue -



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