Movies starring Elsa Lanchester
Lassie Come Home (1943)
89 mins Adventure , Drama, Family
There have been many movies over the years which focus on man's best friend, some more notable than others but very few are a patch on the Lassie movies, in particular the first of them "Lassie Come Home" from 1943. Adapted f...
The Spiral Staircase (1945)
83 mins Mystery, Thriller
"The Spiral Staircase", a lady in distress thriller, is a movie which I both love and hate, because for all that is good there is something which is bad. So whilst director Robert Siodmak creates moments of sublime atmosphere...
The Inspector General (1949)
102 mins Comedy, Musical, Romance
"The Inspector General" sounds right up my street; it's a comedy musical about mistaken identity and stars Danny Kaye. Sadly the experience certainly does not live up to expectations because it is a dull story, which is padde...
Bell, Book and Candle (1958)
106 mins Comedy, Romance
6 years before Elizabeth Montgomery gave us Samantha Stephens the loveable witch in the TV series "Bewitched", Kim Novak gave us another loveable witch in "Bell Book and Candle". Based upon John Van Druten's play, "Bell Book ...
That Darn Cat! (1965)
112 mins Comedy, Family, Thriller
I'll be honest I had never heard of Disney's "That Darn Cat!" until I spotted the 1997 remake on TV and was made aware of the original which not only featured Hayley Mills making her final Disney movie but also Dean Jones in ...
Murder by Death (1976)
94 mins Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
I don't think it is technically possible not to enjoy "Murder by Death" as it spoofs just about ever renowned detective going be it Miss Marple to Charlie Chan. Yes and on the mention of Charlie Chan I will get the elephant i...
* This is purely a list of reviews on The Movie Scene featuring the name Elsa Lanchester as one of the principle cast members.