The Cat and the Canary Poster

Release Date: May 12th, 2008

DVD Release Date: May 13th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary
The relatives of Cyrus West gather at his estate on the 20th anniversary of his death to hear the reading of his will. Annabelle West (Laura La Plante) is named the heir to Cyrus' fortune, under the condition that she is declared sane by a doctor (Lucien Littlefield). Later in the evening, the family is informed that a dangerously insane man known at "the Cat" is on the loose in the area. When Cyrus' lawyer (Tully Marshall) is found dead, Annabelle fears she is the next target.

Cast: Laura La Plante, Creighton Hale, Forrest Stanley, Tully Marshall, Flora Finch, Gertrude Astor, Lucien Littlefield, Arthur Edmund Carewe

Director: Paul Leni

Genres: Thriller, Comedy

Keywords: Tense, Rivalry, Murder, Doctor, Escape