Overview

The story involves a series of murders in Charron's performing company, murders caused by various members getting doused with vitriolic acid. Turns out all the people killed have a common denominator in their past, one which has recently re-surfaced, and is out for their blood. Will the past be uncovered before it kills again? What awful secret has came back to haunt the living?

  1. Gordon Hessler

    Director

  2. Edgar Allan Poe

    Story

  3. Henry Slesar

    Writer

  4. Christopher Wicking

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  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

    Genevre

Full Cast & Crew

Murders in the Rue Morgue
Murders in the Rue Morgue

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Facts

Original Title Edgar Allan Poe's Murders in the Rue Morgue

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 6, 1971
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 27m

Budget -

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