Overview

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. 2) A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a competition, but finds the man's attention to his wife worthy of more dramatic action. 3) A man dying and in great pain agrees to be hypnotized at the moment of death, with unexpected consequences.

  1. Roger Corman

    Director

  2. Richard Matheson

    Screenplay

  3. Edgar Allan Poe

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Vincent Price

    Vincent Price

    Locke / Fortunato / Valdemar

  2. Peter Lorre

    Peter Lorre

    Montresor

  3. Basil Rathbone

    Basil Rathbone

    Carmichael

  4. Debra Paget

    Debra Paget

    Helene

  5. Joyce Jameson

    Joyce Jameson

    Annabel

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 4, 1962
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Portuguese

Runtime 1h 29m

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