Overview

Dr. Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) and his fiancée, Jan Compton (Virginia Leith), are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is excited to perform the first head transplant. Keeping Compton's head alive in his lab, Cortner plans the groundbreaking yet unorthodox surgery. First, however, he needs a body.

  1. Joseph Green

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Rex Carlton

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jason Evers

    Jason Evers

    Dr. Bill Cortner

  2. Virginia Leith

    Virginia Leith

    Jan Compton

  3. Doris Brent

    Nurse

  4. Audrey Devereal

    Jeannie Reynolds

  5. Eddie Carmel

    Monster

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The Brain That Wouldn't Die
The Brain That Wouldn't Die

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 10, 1962
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 22m

Budget $62,000.00

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