The Spiral Staircase

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.


  • - on
  • 2007-07-09 01:35:00 - 2007-07-09 03:00:00 on BBC Two England, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two Northern Ireland Analogue, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales Analogue, BBC Two Scotland,
  • 2010-02-01 00:55:00 - 2010-02-01 02:15:00 on BBC Two England, BBC Two Northern Ireland,
  • 2010-11-20 01:05:00 - 2010-11-20 02:30:00 on BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two England,


  • Helen Capel Dorothy McGuire
  • Professor Warren George Brent
  • Mrs Warren Ethel Barrymore
  • Dr Parry Kent Smith
  • Blanche Rhonda Fleming
  • Steve Warren Gordon Oliver
  • Mrs Oates Elsa Lanchester
  • Nurse Baker Sara Allgood
  • Constable James Bell
  • Desk Clerk Charles Wagenheim
  • Dr Harvey Erville Alderson
  • Mr Oates Rhys Williams
  • Director Robert Siodmak
  • Producer Dore Schary
  • Writer Mel Dinelli