Overview

Ten years after the death of millionaire Cyrus Norman, his will is to be read out to his six relatives, including Joyce Norman and Wally Campbell. Organized by Norman's lawyer, Crosby, the six meet at Norman's eerie New Orleans Gothic mansion. During the reading, the superstitious housekeeper declares that someone will be dead by midnight. Wally fears for Joyce when she is declared the sole inheritor, but all are alarmed when Crosby turns up dead.

  1. Lynn Starling

    Screenplay

  2. Walter DeLeon

    Screenplay

  3. Elliott Nugent

    Director

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Status Released

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  • November 10, 1939
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 12m

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