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No Place Like Homicide! (1961)

What a Carve Up! (original title)
Ernie's uncle Gabriel has just died but to claim his inheritance he must spend the night in the ancestral home with the rest of his relatives. Before long the guests begin to drop dead.

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Cast

Cast overview:
... Syd Butler
... Ernie Broughton
... Linda Dickson
... Guy Broughton
... Everett Sloane
... Fisk - the Butler
... Aunt Emily
... Malcolm Broughton
Valerie Taylor ... Janet Broughton
Philip O'Flynn ... Arkwright / Gabriel Broughton
... Dr. Edward Broughton
Frederick Piper ... Hearse Driver
... Porter
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Ernie's uncle Gabriel has just died but to claim his inheritance he must spend the night in the ancestral home with the rest of his relatives. Before long the guests begin to drop dead. Written by John M Doyle

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Comedy | Horror | Mystery

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15 September 1961 (UK)  »

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Trivia

Guy Broughton asks if Ernie Broughton is Syd Butler's Batman (personal servant), the film stars Michael Gough who was personal servant to Bruce Wayne AKA Batman in the Batman films. See more »

Goofs

We see Ernie proof-reading the (fictional) novel "The Fiend of the Second Floor Flat", but the spine of the paperback used as the mock-up doesn't match this title. See more »

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Linda Dickson: Inspector, there's a dangerous murderer somewhere in the house.
Arkwright: Dangerous?
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Remake of The Ghoul (1933) See more »

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Roaming in the Gloaming
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Written by Harry Lauder
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Unexpectedly brilliant!!
22 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

When I first saw this film one evening, I only watched it because I had nothing to do. By the time it had finished, I was left raging with myself for not videoing it. Although it's not really a horror movie, the atmosphere is tremendous. Right from the first scene, the viewer is drawn in, and simply cannot stop watching. Although the ending is somewhat predictable, the movie does not really suffer from this, but rather the viewer can look out for all the clues that he/she may have missed the first time.

All in all, a film to be watched over and over again.


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