The Dark Eyes of London

The Human Monster

1939

Walter Summers
Director
Anglo-Amalgamated Film Distributors
Distributor
John Argyle Productions
Production Company

The fiendish Dr. Orloff is bumping off heirless gentlemen for the insurance. Scotland Yard with assist from a Chicago detective investigate.

Superior 30s shocker from the Brits who had just had their horror film ban lifted.


The Dark Eyes of London
by
Edgar Wallace
1924
Novel





The Dark Eyes of London
19th October 1939
Cinema

H
76 mins
1.37:1

The Human Monster
9th March 1940
Cinema



76 mins
1.37:1

Human Monster / Mystery Liner
29th February 2000
DVD



75 mins
1.33:1



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Bela Lugosi
Dr. Feodor Orloff
Hugh Williams
Detective Inspector Larry Holt
Greta Gynt
Diana Stuart
Edmon Ryan
Lieutenant Patrick O'Reilly
Wilfrid Walter
Jake
Alexander Field
Fred Grogan
George Street
Assistant Commissioner
(uncredited)
Philip Stewart
Detective
(uncredited)
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Detective
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Detective
Gerald Pring
Henry Stuart
(uncredited)
Julie Suedo
Orloff's Secretary
(uncredited)
Arthur E. Owen
Dumb Lew
(uncredited)
O.B. Clarence
Voice: Prof. John Dearborn
(uncredited)
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Blind Man
(Middleton Woods?)
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Blind Man
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Blind Man
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Blind Man
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Blind Man
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Blind Man
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Police Van Driver
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Sergeant at Train Station
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Detective Penton
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Police Doctor
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Morgue Assistant
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P.C. with Cufflink
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Jail Warder
Charles Penrose
Morrison
(uncredited)
May Hallatt
W.P.C. Greggs
(uncredited)
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P.C. Jackson
Bryan Herbert
Sergeant Walsh
(uncredited)
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Police Technician
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Police Photo Technician
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Tim Slade
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Blind Man
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Blind Man
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Blind Translator
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Blind Man
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Blind Man

Tony Sullivan: Original Screencaps & Notes
Dave Wright: Revised Screencaps