Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

The Black Cat (1934)

The Black Cat
7.1 Rating
(119 ratings)
7.2 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Boris Karloff Boris Karloff
Hjalmar Poelzig
Bela Lugosi Bela Lugosi
Dr. Vitus Werdegast
David Manners David Manners
Peter Alison
Julie Bishop Julie Bishop
Joan Alison
Egon Brecher Egon Brecher
The Majordomo
Harry Cording Harry Cording
Thamal
Lucille Lund Lucille Lund
Karen
Henry Armetta Henry Armetta
The Sergeant


Written by (View all)
Peter Ruric Peter Ruric
(screenplay)


Lists

448 votes
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (1001 items)
list by upidipi
Published 8 years, 2 months ago 869 comments
253 votes
History of Horror (2612 items)
list by diabolical dr voodoo
Published 7 years, 1 month ago 46 comments
95 votes
Amazing Horror Films (Updated) (67 items)
list by Hootsaidtheowl
Published 5 years, 7 months ago 16 comments
85 votes
3003 Movies Into the Golden Age!!!...so far? (6108 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 6 years, 1 month ago 11 comments
81 votes
333 Films to Scare You to Death (331 items)
list by Harmonica
Published 6 years, 8 months ago 5 comments

View all The Black Cat lists (91 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

6 votes
4 votes
4 votes
4 votes
3 votes

View all The Black Cat pictures (18 more)

Reviews

The Black Cat Review

9 years ago at Jun 5 3:04
2 votes
Those looking for an accurate adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's short story should look elsewhere. About the only thing this film has in common with Poe's story is the fact that there is a black cat in the movie, and Lugosi's character is deathly afraid of black cats. If on the other hand you're looking for some great moments in classic horror, then you should definitely check out THE BLACK CAT. It ... read more
View all The Black Cat reviews
American honeymooners in Hungary are trapped in the home of a Satan- worshiping priest when the bride is taken there for medical help following a road accident.
Release date: 7 May 1934
UPC: 014381079722
Tags: Horror (9), Satanism (6), 1934 (5), Murder (5), Human Sacrifice (4), Cult (4), Hungary (4), 1930s (4), Cat (4), Thriller (3), Chess (3), Revenge (3), Adaptation (2), Occult (2), Edgar Allan Poe (2), Crime (2), Universal Horror (2), Usa (2), Author (1), World War One (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Appelsiinipuutikku added this to a list 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Steven C Mayo added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
My Movie Log (13 movies items)
moviewatcher122 voted for an image 8 months, 1 week ago

moviewatcher122 voted for an image 8 months, 1 week ago

moviewatcher122 added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Moviewatcher122's 2016 Horrorfest (24 movies items)

"October 9 "You must be indulgent of Dr. Verdegast's weakness. He is the unfortunate victim of one of the commoner phobias, but in an extreme form. He has an intense and all-consuming horror of cats." Decided to follow White Zombie up with another Bela Lugosi film, so I went with this. While this movie isn't anything too special, what really made it for me was Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi. This is the first movie I've seen both of them in and they were great together. It's one of the cases w"


BRTD2005 added this to a list 8 months, 3 weeks ago
The Halloweenest Stuff!! (60 movies items)
Chaostar voted for an image 1 year, 2 months ago

kathy voted for 19 images [View All] 1 year, 2 months ago

Holy Godiva posted 2 images 1 year, 2 months ago

Larry Talbot added this to a list 1 year, 3 months ago
100 favorite horror films (completely revised) (100 movies items)

" The Black Cat Director: Edgar G. Ulmer Country: United States"



Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block