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The Hound of the Baskervilles

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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)

80 min - Mystery, Thriller - 31 March 1939
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On his uncle's death Sir Henry Baskerville returns from abroad and opens up the ancestral hall on the desolate moors of Devonshire. Holmes uncovers a plot to have Sir Henry murdered by a terrible trained hound. First casting of Rathbone and Bruce as Holmes and Watson.

Director:  Sidney Lanfield

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On his uncle's death Sir Henry Baskerville returns from abroad and opens up the ancestral hall on the desolate moors of Devonshire. Holmes uncovers a plot to have Sir Henry murdered by a terrible trained hound. First casting of Rathbone and Bruce as Holmes and Watson.


Collections: Sidney Lanfield

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  31 March 1939

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Production Companies:  20th Century Fox

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Runtime:  1 h 20 min

The Invisible Man Returns

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The owner of a coal mining operation, falsely imprisoned for fratricide, takes a drug to make him invisible, despite its side effect: gradual madness.


Collections: Joe May

Tagline: They hear him! They feel him! But they can't stop him!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  12 January 1940

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Production Companies:  Universal Pictures

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Runtime:  1 h 21 min

Tower of London

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Tower of London (1939)

92 min - Drama, History - 17 November 1939
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In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King Edward IV of England. As each murder is accomplished he takes particular delight in removing small figurines, each resembling one of the successors, from a throne-room dollhouse, until he alone remains. After the death of Edward he becomes Richard III, King of England, and need only defeat the exiled Henry Tudor to retain power.

Director:  Rowland V. Lee

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In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King Edward IV of England. As each murder is accomplished he takes particular delight in removing small figurines, each resembling one of the successors, from a throne-room dollhouse, until he alone remains. After the death of Edward he becomes Richard III, King of England, and need only defeat the exiled Henry Tudor to retain power.


Collections: Rowland V. Lee

Tagline: See: VAST ARMIES CLASH BEFORE YOUR EYES! See: AX-COLD MASTERS OF TREACHERY! See: DARK SECRETS BEHIND GRIM TOWERS! See: CRUELTY, COLD AS A HEADSMAN'S AX! See: BLOOD BOILING, LUSTY EXCITEMENT!

Genres: Drama, History

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  17 November 1939

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Production Companies:  Universal Pictures

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Runtime:  1 h 32 min