John Gilling

Biography

John Gilling (29 May 1912 – 22 November 1984) was an English film director and screenwriter, born in London. He was chiefly known for his horror films, especially for Hammer Films, for whom he directed Shadow of the Cat (1961), The Plague of the Zombies (1966), The Reptile (1966) (the latter two fil...

19 titles Directing Writing

5.8

Cross of the Devil La cruz del diablo

1975 · Director

5.6

The Mummy's Shroud

1967 · Director

6.7

The Plague of the Zombies

1966 · Director

6.2

The Reptile

1966 · Director

5.5

Where the Bullets Fly

1966 · Director

7.0

The Brigand of Kandahar

1965 · Director

5.6

The Night Caller

1965 · Director

6.5

The Scarlet Blade

1963 · Director

6.0

Panic

1963 · Director

6.4

The Pirates of Blood River

1962 · Director

5.7

Fury at Smugglers' Bay

1961 · Director

6.3

The Shadow of the Cat

1961 · Director

6.2

The Challenge

1960 · Director

7.1

The Flesh and the Fiends

1960 · Director

5.3

The Bandit Of Zhobe

1959 · Director

6.0

Idol on Parade

1959 · Director

6.0

The Man Inside

1958 · Director

6.1

Interpol

1957 · Director

5.6

High Flight

1957 · Director

6.2

Odongo

1956 · Director

5.3

The Gamma People

1956 · Director

5.4

Tiger by the Tail

1955 · Director

5.1

The Gilded Cage

1955 · Director

6.0

The Embezzler

1954 · Director

6.7

Three Steps to the Gallows

1953 · Director

6.3

Recoil

1953 · Director

6.7

Deadly Nightshade

1953 · Director

6.1

Escape by Night

1953 · Director

6.4

The Frightened Man

1952 · Director

6.9

The Voice of Merrill

1952 · Director

3.4

Mother Riley Meets the Vampire

1952 · Director

6.3

The Quiet Woman

1951 · Director

6.3

No Trace

1950 · Director

15 titles Directing Writing

5.8

Cross of the Devil La cruz del diablo

1975 · Writer

3.6

Trog

1970 · Original Story

5.6

The Mummy's Shroud

1967 · Writer

5.5

Where the Bullets Fly

1966 · Screenplay

7.0

The Brigand of Kandahar

1965 · Writer

4.7

The Secret of Blood Island

1964 · Writer

6.5

The Gorgon

1964 · Screenplay

6.5

The Scarlet Blade

1963 · Screenplay

6.0

Panic

1963 · Writer

6.4

The Pirates of Blood River

1962 · Screenplay

7.1

The Flesh and the Fiends

1960 · Screenplay, Original Story

6.2

The Challenge

1960 · Screenplay

5.8

Killers of Kilimanjaro

1959 · Screenplay

6.3

Bond of Fear

1956 · Writer

6.2

Odongo

1956 · Writer

5.3

The Gamma People

1956 · Screenplay

5.4

Tiger by the Tail

1955 · Screenplay

5.5

Profile

1954 · Screenplay

6.0

The Embezzler

1954 · Screenplay

6.3

Recoil

1953 · Screenplay

6.7

Three Steps to the Gallows

1953 · Screenplay

6.1

Escape by Night

1953 · Writer

Blind Man's Bluff

1952 · Writer

6.9

The Voice of Merrill

1952 · Writer

4.8

King of the Underworld

1952 · Writer

6.4

The Frightened Man

1952 · Writer

5.9

The Big Frame The Lost Hours

1952 · Screenplay

5.9

13 East Street

1952 · Screenplay

5.3

Wings of Danger

1952 · Screenplay

6.2

The Rossiter Case

1951 · Writer

5.5

The Lady Craved Excitement

1950 · Writer

5.9

Blackout

1950 · Screenplay

6.0

Guilt Is My Shadow

1950 · Screenplay

6.2

Room to Let

1950 · Screenplay

Dark Interval

1950 · Screenplay

5.3

House of Darkness

1948 · Screenplay

4.3

Black Memory

1947 · Writer