|The Plague of the Zombies|
The Plague of the Zombies
|Title||The Plague of the Zombies|
|Directed by||John Gilling|
|Written by||Peter Bryan|
|Produced by||Anthony Nelson Keys|
|Music by||James Bernard|
|Edited by||Chris Barnes|
|Distributed by|| Hammer Film Productions|
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Seven Arts Pictures
|Release date(s)|| January 9th, 1966 (UK)|
January 12th, 1966 (US)
|Running time||91 min.|
Plague of the Zombies is a British horror film directed by John Gilling based on a script by Peter Bryan. It was produced by Hammer Film Productions and released theatrically in the United Kingdom on January 9th, 1966. The film stars André Morell as Sir James Forbes, Diane Clare as Sylvia Forbes, Brook Williams as Doctor Peter Tompson and Jacqueline Pearce as Alice Mary Tompson.
|André Morell||Sir James Forbes|
|Diane Clare||Sylvia Forbes|
|Brook Williams||Doctor Peter Tompson|
|Jacqueline Pearce||Alice Mary Tompson|
|John Carson||Squire Clive Hamilton|
|Michael Ripper||Sergeant Jack Swift|
|Marcus Hammond||Tom Martinus|
|Dennis Chinnery||Constable Christian|
|Louis Mahoney||Colored servant|
|Ben Aris||John Martinus|
|Tim Condron||A young blood|
|Bernard Egan||A young blood|
|Normann Mann||A young blood|
|Francis Willey||A young blood|
|Jolyan Booth||Coach driver|
Notes & Trivia Edit
- Production on The Plague of the Zombies began on July 26th, 1965 and concluded on September 6th, 1965. Interior scenes were filmed at Bray Studios in Berkshire, England. Exterior location shots were filmed at Black Park, Iver Heath in Buckinghamshire, Frensham Ponds and Farnham, Surrey, and Oakley Court in Oakley Green, Windsor.
- The Plague of the Zombies was released to DVD by Anchor Bay Entertainment on November 2nd, 1999. It was also packaged with The Mummy's Shroud as a double-feature by Anchor Bay/Starz Entertainment on July 27th, 2004.
- John Gilling also directed The Reptile, which was filmed back-to-back with The Plague of the Zombies.
- The Plague of the Zombies was often screened as a double-feature with Dracula: Prince of Darkness.
External Links Edit
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- The Plague of the Zombies at BritMovie.co.uk
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- The Plague of the Zombies at The Brimstone Pit
- The Plague of the Zombies at The Celluloid Tomb
- The Plague of the Zombies at British Horror Films
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