When an elderly man dies, some of his relatives gather to hear the reading of the will. When it is read by his attorney, the old man lets it be known how much he despised and loathed his worthless kin. As a result, his will is structured in such a way as to set up a dogfight between his potential heirs as to who will collect his fortune. Written by
For God's sake, stay in your rooms and lock the doors!
Did You Know?
Except for the closing credits, the character of Cyrus West (Wilfrid Hyde-White
) is only ever seen as a projected image in a film within the film. See more
After Hendricks is shot fatally three times by Paul, he is still breathing. See more
Paul, you're hurt!
No, no, I'm all right. I think the left side of my head's missing.
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