The Ghoul

(1933)

Overview

British Egyptologist Professor Morlant finds a magic jewel in the tomb of an Oriental idol. This talisman is supposed to grant immortality to those who are buried with it. So Morlant arranges to have it put into his grave upon his demise. And woe to those who might double-cross him, for Morlant's spirit will arise to wreak vengeance on his betrayers...

  1. John Hastings Turner

    Writer

  2. Roland Pertwee

    Writer

  3. T. Hayes Hunter

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Boris Karloff

    Boris Karloff

    Prof. Morlant

  2. Cedric Hardwicke

    Cedric Hardwicke

    Broughton

  3. Ernest Thesiger

    Ernest Thesiger

    Laing

  4. Ralph Richardson

    Ralph Richardson

    Nigel Hartley

  5. Dorothy Hyson

    Betty Harlon

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The Ghoul
The Ghoul

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Status Released

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  • August 1, 1933
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 17m

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