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AcfrankBUD ABBOT & LOU COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN
Directed by Charles T. Barton
(Universal, 1948)

A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, and a mad scientist.      

 

 

 

 

arsenicARSENIC AND OLD LACE
Directed by Frank Capra
(Warner Bros, 1944)

An easy going drama critic (Cary Grant) discovers that his kind and gentle Aunts Abby and Martha have a bizarre habit of poisoning gentlemen callers and burying them in the cellar.      

 

 

 

 

the uninvited movie posterTHE UNINVITED
Directed by Lewis Allen
(Paramount, 1944)

A composer and his sister discover that the reason they are able to purchase a beautiful gothic seacoast mansion very cheaply is the house's unsavory past.      

 

 

  

 

House on Haunted HillHOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL
Directed by William Castle
(William Castle Productions, 1959)

Millionaire playboy (Vincent Price) hosts a party for his wife at the "House on Haunted Hill," a house that has seen seven murders. Fredrick invites five guests and will offer each of them $10,000 to spend a night.      

 

 

 

 

hauntingTHE HAUNTING
Directed by Robert Wise (Argyle Enterprises, 1963)

Adapted from Shirley Jackson's THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE, this psychological thriller tells the story of four people who come to the house to study its supernatural phenomena. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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