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Doctor Blood's Coffin (1961)

Unrated | | Horror, Thriller | January 1961 (UK)
People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.

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Dr. Robert Blood, Peter's Father
Kenneth J. Warren ...
Sgt. Cook
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Mr. G. F. Morton (as Gerald C. Lawson)
Fred Johnson ...
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Paul Stockman ...
Steve Parker, Linda's Husband
Andy Alston ...
George Beale the Tunnel Expert
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People are mysteriously disappearing near a remote Cornish village, where a scientist is experimenting with reviving the dead.

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A Monster created from the depths! See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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Dr. Peter Blood was also the name of Errol Flynn's "Captain Blood". See more »

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I can create life!
17 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There are no surprises here in this quaint tale of a mad scientist, Dr. Peter Blood (Kieron Moore - The Day of the Triffids), who was run out of Vienna, and is now killing in the English countryside.

Nurse Parker (Hazel Court - Curse of Frankenstein) falls in love with him, of course, but that doesn't help her when he needs another body to cut on.

BAFTA winner Sidney J. Furie (The Ipcress File) was very capable in his direction, but he didn't have much to work with. The actors were capable, but the script was just another Frankenstein story.

Love these old classics!


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