About the film
The House of a Thousand Candles
Release Date: April 02, 1936
|Slogan||:||«A beautiful spy nearly led to his undoing!! Suspense!! Drama!! Action!! Love!!»|
|Production Companies||:||Republic Pictures|
|Writers||:||Endre Bohem, H.W. Hanemann, Meredith M. Nicholson|
Phillips Holmes stars as diplomatic courier Tony Carleton, who's been entrusted with a secret message vital to the cause of International peace. En route to Geneva by train, Tony is drugged by sexy cabaret dancer Raquel (Rosita Moreno), who promptly steals the message -- only to be murdered by sinister master spy Sebastian (Irving Pichel), owner of a posh gambling casino known as The House of a Thousand Candles.