• Quotes (6)
• Trivia (2)
• Plot Description
1 hour, 24 minutes
Studio American International Pictures, James H. Nicholson Productions
More info on IMDb.com
• The Comedy of Terrors
• The Graveside Story (1963)
• Ruhe Sanft GmbH (1964)
• The Comedy of Horrors
|Genre: Horror, Comedy, Murder, Black Comedy, Spoof|
Tagline: They put new life in the undertaking business!
Plot: Price is the undertaker at the Hinchley and Trumbull Funeral Parlor where business is picking up since he decided to become "proactive." Struggling against debts and his shrewish wife, Price and his assistant (Peter Lorre) go out at nights looking for new "clients" for burial. A cartoonish horror comedy from the producers of THE RAVEN and THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH.
More Plot Descriptions
Discussion forum for this movie
Minor horror spoof has a great cast and a few chuckles but on a whole is kind of tedious and passable. Karloff is a riot as the senile and crotchety father of Price's bad opera-singing wife.
The Apartment, The Outlaw Josey Wales, Death Race 2000
Joe E. Brown
Some Like It Hot, It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World, Show Boat
The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Court Jester, Captain Blood
| Music By|
The Raven, Pit and the Pendulum, House of Usher