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The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)

NR 08/10/1962 (US) HorrorScience Fiction 1h 22m

Alive... without a body... fed by an unspeakable horror from hell!


Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancée, Jan Compton, 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


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jason Evers

    Jason Evers

    Dr. Bill Cortner

  2. Virginia Leith

    Virginia Leith

    Jan Compton

  3. Leslie Daniels

    Leslie Daniels


  4. Adele Lamont

    Doris Powell

  5. Bonnie Sharie

    Blonde Stripper

  6. Doris Brent


  7. Paula Maurice

    Brunet Stripper

  8. Marilyn Hanold

    Marilyn Hanold

    Peggy Howard

  9. Bruce Brighton

    Dr. Cortner

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