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Tales Of Terror

  Tales Of Terror Review
Tookey's Rating
6 /10
Average Rating
6.00 /10
Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Peter Lorre
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Directed by: Roger Corman
Written by: Richard Matheson, from Edgar Allen Poe's short stories

Released: 1962
Origin: US
Colour: C
Length: 90

Portmanteau, based on Edgar Allen Poe short stories.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Three horror stories from Edgar Allen Poe, directed with spirit by Roger Corman, and acted with brio by Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone and (especially) Peter Lorre, as the man who walls his wife up in a cellar. Less tacky than you might expect from this director, and entertaining.

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