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The Comedy of Terrors

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Waldo Trumbull (Vincent Price) is an amoral undertaker in 19th-century New England who takes to murdering people to have enough cash to support his drinking habit. Desperate for money after a widow stiffs him for a burial, Trumbull and his assistant, Gillie (Peter Lorre), decide to kill the wealthy Mr. Black (Basil Rathbone), their landlord, to whom they're indebted. But murdering Black proves to be quite a challenge, as he seems to keep recovering from death every time they do him in.

Cast: Vincent Price , Peter Lorre , Boris Karloff , Joyce Jameson , Joe E. Brown , Beverly Hills , Basil Rathbone , Alan DeWitt

Director: Jacques Tourneur

Genres: Horror

Distributor: American International Pictures

The Comedy of Terrors (1964)

Release Date: January 22nd, 1964|1 hr. 28 min.

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