Mortimer Brewster is a newspaperman and author known for his diatribes against marriage. We watch him being married at city hall in the opening scene. Now all that is required is a quick trip home to tell Mortimer's two maiden aunts. While trying to break the news, he finds out his aunts' hobby; killing lonely old men and burying them in the cellar. It gets worse.

Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $1,120,175.00

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • September 23, 1944



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