Skip to main content

The Lodger

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
In London in 1889, retiree Robert Burton (Cedric Hardwicke) and his wife, Ellen (Sara Allgood), rent a spare room to the mysterious Slade (Laird Cregar) as Jack the Ripper continues to terrorize the city. The Burtons' niece, Kitty (Merle Oberon), is a music hall singer who initially grows fond of the eccentric lodger, but, when the Ripper's body count rises, she and a Scotland Yard inspector (George Sanders) gradually begin to suspect that Slade could be the notorious Whitechapel killer.

Cast: Merle Oberon , George Sanders , Laird Cregar , Cedric Hardwicke , Sara Allgood , Aubrey Mather , Queenie Leonard , Doris Lloyd

Director: John Brahm

Genres: Thriller

The Lodger (1944)

Release Date: January 1st, 1944|1 hr. 24 min.

similar movies

  • From Hell (2001)

  • The Spiral Staircase (1946)

  • Zodiac (2007)

  • Sherlock Holmes (2009)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings