The Brain That Wouldn't Die Poster

Release Date: July 18th, 1959

DVD Release Date: September 26th, 2000

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
Dr. Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) and his fiancée, Jan Compton (Virginia Leith), are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is excited to perform the first head transplant. Keeping Compton's head alive in his lab, Cortner plans the groundbreaking yet unorthodox surgery. First, however, he needs a body.

Cast: Jason Evers, Virginia Leith, Adele Lamont, Paula Maurice, Bruce Brighton, Doris Brent, Leslie Daniel, Bonnie Shari

Director: Joseph Green

Genres: Horror

Production Co: Sterling

Keywords: 1960s, Doctor, Murder, Temptation, Car, Quest, Melodramatic