Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932) was a Crime - Horror Film directed by Robert Florey and produced by Carl Laemmle Jr. and E.M. Asher.
MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE (1932) On Blu-ray From Shout FactoryBy Dan Day, Jr. on Dec 21, 2019 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog
Earlier this year Shout Factory began issuing Blu-ray sets of various classic Universal horror films. One movie that they decided to give an individual release to is the 1932 version of Edgar Allan Poe's famous tale, MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE. Universal's MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE has for the most ... Read full article
MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE/THE DUNWICH HORROR Blu-ray Double FeatureBy Dan Day Jr. on May 1, 2016 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog
Shout Factory, under the company's Scream Factory label, has released a Blu-ray double feature consisting of two American-International horror films: MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE (1971), and THE DUNWICH HORROR (1970). At first glance one would wonder why these two movies have been paired together, but... Read full article
Poe vs. film: The Murders in the Rue MorgueBy Lindsey on Jun 11, 2012 From The Motion Pictures
*This post contains spoilers for both Poe’s story and the 1932 film adaptation. Edgar Allan Poe, writer of The Murders in the Rue Morgue (among many other amazing tales and poems). (Image via everywriterresource.com) Edgar Allan Poe is one of my absolute favorite writers, and The Murders in th... Read full article
The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1986, Jeannot Szwarc)on Dec 26, 2011 From The Stop Button
If it weren’t for director Szwarc actually being French, The Murders in the Rue Morgue might be the perfect post-modern adaptation. It’s Americans pretending (without accents, thankfully) to be French. Poe, an American, had never been to France when he wrote the original story. So there&... Read full article
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The character of Pierre Dupin, played by Leon Ames, reappeared in another Poe story done by Universal, "Mystery of Marie Roget" (1942) , this time with Patric Knowles in the role.
Many censors cut parts of the death scenes of the woman of the streets, eliminating her stabbing and her being tied to the cross beams.
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