Murders in the Rue Morgue Movie Review 1932

Information and Film Reviews for Murders in the Rue Morgue the Movie

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Lugosi stars as a deranged scientist (what a stretch) who wants to find a female companion for his pet gorilla. He kidnaps a beautiful woman and prepares to make her the gorilla's bride. Very loosely based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe, which has been remade several times.


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Available on VHS
Running time 61 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Classic Horror, Mad Scientists, Wild Kingdom, Wedding Bells, Universal Studios' Classic Horror, Books to Film: Edgar Allan Poe
John Huston, Tom Reed, Dale Van Every
Bela Lugosi, Sidney (Sydney) Fox, Leon Ames, Brandon Hurst, Arlene Francis, Noble Johnson
Karl Freund
Robert Florey
Universal Studios

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