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Premature Burial(1962)

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Brief Synopsis

Emily Gault arrives at the Carrell mansion determined to rekindle an old relationship with Guy Carrell, despite the disapproval of his sister, Kate. Guy overcomes his all-consuming fear of being buried alive long enough to marry Emily but soon becomes obsessed again, building a crypt designed to guarantee that he will not fall prey to his most dreaded nightmare. Trying to prove that he has been cured of his phobia, he opens his father's tomb and is shocked into a catatonic state. His worst fears are realized as he is lowered into a grave and covered over, apparently never to learn that the treachery of someone very dear to him was directly responsible for his predicament.

Cast & Crew

Roger Corman Director
Ray Milland Guy Carrell
Hazel Court Emily Gault
Richard Ney Miles Archer
Heather Angel Kate Carrell
Alan Napier Dr. Gideon Gault
John Dierkes Sweeney
Floyd Crosby Director of Photography
Lloyd Garnell Lighting
Charles Beaumont Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Chicago opening: 7 Mar 1962
Release Date:  1962 Production Date:  []
A Roger Corman Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  American International Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Santa Clara Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  81 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Premature Burial

    Joseph Shell 2010-10-26

    I saw this movie when I was 7 years old,and it scared me so bad that I put my hands over my eyes ! I only seen about half of the movie,and have never seen... MORE>