The Psychopath

Desert Island Films (1966)
Horror, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
UK | English | Color | 1h 22min

Inspector Holloway is investigating a series of brutal murders in which a doll of each victim is found at the scene. The dolls, as it turns out,were purchased by the crippled Mrs. Von Sturm, whose home is overcrowded with a doll collection. Her pale, wide-eyed, neurotic son is the prime suspect and the daughter of one of the victims discovers the shocking truth.

Cast View all

John Standing Mark Von Sturm
Thorley Walters Martin Roth
Alexander Knox Frank Saville
Colin Gordon Dr. Glyn
Patrick Wymark Inspector Holloway
Olive Gregg Mary
Peter Diamond Junk Yard Man
Harold Lang Briggs
Tim Barrett Morgan
Frank Forsyth Tucker
Margaret Johnston Mrs. Von Sturm
Judy Huxtable Louise Saville
Robert Crewdson Victor Ledoux
Gina Gianelli Gina
Don Borisenko Donald Loftis

Crew View all

Director Freddie Francis
Writer Robert Bloch
Producer Milton Subotsky, Max Rosenberg
Photography John Wilcox
Musician Elisabeth Lutyens


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
738329226787 Blu-ray Disc 1 Apr 10, 2018
738329226770 DVD 1 Apr 10, 2018
799975712840 DVD Feb 21, 2014