Literary classics end up being screen scary classics when provided the Lewton touch. Take the gothic romance of Jane Eyre reset it in the West Indies add the instructions of Jacques Tourneur (Cat People) and the overriding terror of the living dead and you have I Walked with a Zombie. Frances Dee plays the nurse who witnesses the strange power of voodoo. Boris Karloff plays the title role in the Lewton adjustment of Robert Louis Stevenson's The Body Snatcher directed with subtle calculation by flexible Robert Wise. A doctor (Henry Daniell) needs cadavers for medical researches and Karloff wants to supply them one way or another. Do not miss his scene with fellow scary icon Bela Lugosi.Running Time: 147 min.Format: DVD MOVIE Genre: HORROR UPC: 053939724325.
Actors: Frances Dee, Tom Conway, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, James Ellison
Format: Black & White, Closed-captioned, DVD, Subtitled, NTSC
Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono). Subtitles: English, Spanish, French.
Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only)
Run Time: 146 minutes. Not Rated