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The Terror is a 1938 British crime film directed by Richard Bird and starring Wilfrid Lawson, Linden Travers and Bernard Lee. It was based on the 1927 play The Terror by Edgar Wallace which had previously been adapted as an American film The Terror in 1928. It was shot at Elstree Studios with sets designed by the art director Cedric Dawe. With elements of a Haunted House and Ghost's, this is a must-see British Mystery-Thriller. A group of criminals carry out a daring robbery of an armoured van. Two of the criminals are betrayed by the mastermind of the operation. After ten years in prison they come out and search for the man behind the crimes who betrayed them. But the police are on their tail also wanting to find out who was behind the robbery. The "Terror" is showcased in it's original theatrical aspect ratio, starring Wilfred Lawson, and Bernard Lee of 007 fame. 1938 B/W British Horror Mystery 73 Minutes on DVD-R.

The Terror 1938 British Horror

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