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Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)

PG-13 07/21/1971 (US) CrimeHorrorThrillerMysteryRomance 1h 27m

LOVE and MURDER are the two consuming passions of the Rue Morgue!


In Paris, in the beginning of the Twentieth Century, Cesar Charron owns a theater at the Rue Morgue where he performs the play "Murders in the Rue Morgue" with his wife Madeleine Charron, who has dreadful nightmares. When there are several murders by acid of people connected to Cesar, the prime suspect of Inspector Vidocq would be Cesar's former partner Rene Marot. But Marot murdered Madeleine's mother many years ago and committed suicide immediately after.

  1. Gordon Hessler


  2. Edgar Allan Poe


  3. Christopher Wicking


  4. Henry Slesar


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  1. Jason Robards

    Jason Robards

    Cesar Charron

  2. Herbert Lom

    Herbert Lom

    Rene Marot

  3. Christine Kaufmann

    Christine Kaufmann

    Madeleine Charron

  4. Adolfo Celi

    Adolfo Celi

    Inspector Vidocq

  5. Maria Perschy

    Maria Perschy


  6. Lilli Palmer

    Lilli Palmer

    Madeleine's mother

  7. Michael Dunn

    Michael Dunn


  8. Peter Arne

    Peter Arne


  9. Rosalind Elliot


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Murders in the Rue Morgue
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