1950 BBFC Cert. “A”

The Man in Black

Henry Clavering suspects his second wife Bertha is trying to drive his daughter (by his first marriage) insane, to stop her inheriting his money. He decides to use his yoga skills to pretend to be dead, and thereby expose her villainy.

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Production Details

A Hammer Production of The B.B.C. Sensation
United Programmes Sound System

Black & White 72 minutes

Filming Began: 31st July 1949
UK Release: 6th March 1950

Oakley Court Hotel, Oakley Green, Windsor, Berkshire

Stills from film

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Cast & Crew

Red = Uncredited

Original Poster
The Man in Black 1950

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This was the debut film for actress Sheila Burrell, who also appeared for Hammer in Cloudburst (1951), The Rossiter Case (1951),  Women Without Men(1956) and Paranoiac (1963).

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