The Hypnotist

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| Film | | B&W | Crime, Thriller | 1h 29min |
Stars: Paul Carpenter, Patricia Roc, Roland Culver | Director: Montgomery Tully

A test pilot is injured in a plane crash, following which his fiancée takes him to a psychiatrist, who attempts to hypnotise the man into murdering his wife


Cast (16)

Paul Carpenter
Valentine Neal
British actress Patricia Roc strikes a sexy pose in a publicity shot for Jassy (1947).
Mary Foster
British actor, Roland Culver
Doctor Francis Pelham
Main title from Brighton Rock (1948) (4).  William Hartnell as Dallow
William Hartnell
Detective Inspector Ross
Gordon Needham
Detective Sergeant Davis
Gordon Boyd
Detective Sergeant Davis
Edgar Driver
Tom Tann
Doctor Pelham’s Manservant
Ellen Pollock
Barbara Barton
Robert Sansom
Senior Test Flight Official
Martin Wyldeck
Doctor Bradford
John Serret
Dr Martin
Oliver Johnston
Doctor Kenyon
Kay Callard
Tim Fitzgerald
Val as a boy
Mary Jones
Val’s Mother
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The Hypnotist DVD [2014]
The Hypnotist DVD – Network – Patricia Roc, Roland Culver

22nd September, 2014
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Montgomery Tully



Production company

Merton Park Studios

Also known as

Scotland Yard Dragnet (USA)

Pictures (9)

Main title from The Hypnotist (1957) (5). Patricia Roc
Main title from The Hypnotist (1957) (4). Starring Roland Culver
Main title from The Hypnotist (1957) (3)
The Hypnotist DVD – Network – Patricia Roc, Roland Culver
Poster for The Hypnotist (1957) (3)
Poster for The Hypnotist (1957) (2)
American photograph from Scotland Yard Dragnet [The Hypnotist] (1957) (1)
Paul Carpenter (as Valentine ‘Val’ Neal) in a poster for The Hypnotist (1957) (1)
American poster for Scotland Yard Dragnet [The Hypnotist] (1957) (1)
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