PG certificateThe Spiral Staircase is a Film programme that first aired in 1946 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Spiral Staircase is a 4 star programme

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The Spiral Staircase (1946)

Directed by
Robert Siodmak

Spine-tingling thriller in which a young mute woman who works in a New England mansion as a domestic is terrorised by a maniac who is killing off people with disabilities. After being warned of the danger to her personal safety she makes plans to leave the dark old house, but it is too late - the maniac is in the house, and she is his prey.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 90 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1946

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Filmed in Black and White


Dorothy McGuire...Helen Capel
George Brent...Professor Warren
Ethel Barry...Mrs. Warren
Kent Smith...Dr. Parry
Rhonda Fleming...Blanche
Gordon Oliver...Steve Warren
Elsa Lanchester...Mrs. Oates
Sara Allgood...Nurse Barker
Rhys Williams...Mr. Oates
Image for Jamie BellJamie Bell...Constable