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The Spiral Staircase (1946) was a Mystery - Thriller/Suspense Film directed by Robert Siodmak and produced by Dore Schary.

Academy Awards 1946 --- Ceremony Number 19 (source: AMPAS)

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Best Supporting ActressEthel BarrymoreNominated
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Dorothy McGuire descends "The Spiral Staircase"

By Stephen Reginald on Nov 18, 2020 From Classic Movie Man

Dorothy McGuire descends "The Spiral Staircase" The Spiral Staircase (1946) is a psychological suspense film directed by Robert Siodmak starring Dorothy McGuire, George Brent, and Ethel Barrymore. Dore Schary produced the film; the screenplay was by Mel Dinelli, the music by Roy Webb, and the c... Read full article


Classic Movies to watch during COVID-19: “The Spiral Staircase”

By Stephen Reginald on Mar 29, 2020 From Classic Movie Man

Classic Movies to watch during COVID-19: “The Spiral Staircase” The Spiral Staircase (1946) directed by Robert Siodmak is one of my favorite films. During this time when most of us are confined to our homes, I thought it would be interesting to review this classic. The Spiral St... Read full article


The Spiral Staircase (1946)

By Carol Martinheira on Oct 4, 2019 From The Old Hollywood Garden

The Spiral Staircase (1946) On October 4, 2019 By CarolIn Uncategorized After last year’s takes on Nosferatu, Freaks, The Most Dangerous Game, The Invisible Man and The Wolfman, I thought this year’s Classic Horror Month should focus on the psychological ho... Read full article


The Spiral Staircase (2000 TVM)

By John Grant on Dec 7, 2016 From Noirish

Canada, US / 88 minutes / color / Shavick, Saban International Dir: James Head Pr: Shawn Williamson Scr: Matt Dorff Story: Some Must Watch (1933) by Ethel Lina White and (uncredited) The Circular Staircase (1908) by Mary Roberts Rinehart, plus screenplay by Mel Dinelli, Helen Hayes and Robert Siodma... Read full article


The Spiral Staircase

By Amanda Garrett on Aug 19, 2016 From Old Hollywood Films

Today, I'm reviewing the classic film noir The Spiral Staircase (1946), starring Ethel Barrymore (left) and Dorothy McGuire. This article is part of The Second Annual Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon hosted by In the Good Old Days of Classic Hollywood. One of the happiest onscreen experiences for t... Read full article


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