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A haunting short version of Edgar Allan Poe's famous story about a cruel and unusual punishment inflicted on a victim of the Spanish Inquisition...

  1. Alexandre Astruc

    Director, Writer

  2. Edgar Allan Poe


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  1. Maurice Ronet

    Maurice Ronet

    Le condamné à mort

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The Pit and the Pendulum



Original Title Le puits et le pendule

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 9, 1964


    (Tous publics) valid for all audiences.

Original Language French

Runtime 0h 37m

Budget -

Revenue -



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Still needs a little work.

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