Vincent Price (3 Movies)
First, "The Pit and the Pendulum" (1961) is a loose adaptation of the Edgar Allan Poe story that follows a young man as he searches for the truth about his sister's death. His investigation leads him into a medieval torture chamber and the schemes of his demented brother-in-law. Vincent Price, Barbara Steele, John Kerr star; directed by Roger Corman. Next, in "Tales of Terror" (1962), Corman brings to life three more Poe tales: "Morella," "The Black Cat," and "The Case of M. Valdemar." Stars Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone. Then, in "The Raven" (1963), a magician who has been transformed into the titular bird turns to a former sorcerer for help. Corman's liberty-taking version of the classic Poe tale stars Price, Lorre, Boris Karloff, and a young Jack Nicholson. 4 hrs. total. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
- Roger Corman
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Maggie Pierce, Peter Lorre, John Kerr, Boris Karloff, Leona Gage, Barbara Steele, Edmund Cobb, Luana Anders, Hazel Court, Antony Carbone, Olive Sturgess, Patrick Westwood, Jack Nicholson, Lynn Bernay, Joyce Jameson, Connie Wallace, William Baskin, Larry Turner, Lennie Weinrib, Wally Campo, Mary Menzies, Aaron Saxon, Alan DeWitt, Charles Victor, Jim Jr.... More