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The Brain (1962) was a Crime - Horror Film directed by Freddie Francis and produced by Artur Brauner and Raymond Stross.

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Throwback Thursday – The Brain The Wouldn’t Die

By Michael on Oct 24, 2019 From Durnmoose Movie Musings

Between this blog and my previous one, Professor Damian’s Public Domain Treasure Chest, I’ve been writing about movies for quite a while now. Because of that, there are a lot of posts that have simply gotten lost to the mists of time. So, I figured I’d use the idea of “Throwb... Read full article


The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

By Beatrice on Sep 18, 2017 From Flickers in Time

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die Directed by Joseph Green Written by Joseph Green, original story by Green and Rex Carlton 1962/USA Rex Carlton Productions Repeat viewing/Amazon Prime Not the best in the “brain-in-a-bottle” genre. Dr. Bill Cortner is a hot-shot young surgeon. ?His ... Read full article


Classic Films in Focus: THE BRAIN THAT WOULDN'T DIE (1962)

By Jennifer Garlen on Nov 2, 2015 From Virtual Virago

A low-budget cult classic, The Brain that Wouldn't Die (1962) offers all the twisted delights one could ask for in a science fiction horror movie of this type. It's sleazy, gruesome, and short, with a parade of scantily clad women and a mad surgeon hellbent on attaching his girlfriend's severed head... Read full article


The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

By Lindsey on Nov 16, 2012 From The Motion Pictures

(Image: Fright.com) Dr. Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) has been experimenting with new advancements in transplantation and thinks he’s come close to devising a way to keep certain body parts alive so they can be transplanted. All of that experimentation comes in handy when Bill’s fiance, Jan... Read full article


61 Days of Halloween: Cat in the Brain

By Bernardo Villela on Oct 1, 2012 From The Movie Rat

Most holidays worth their while encompass entire seasons, such as Christmas, for example. However, as you may have noticed there is a corporate push every year for us to think about the next holiday even sooner. While this has many negative side effects I figure I may as well embrace it. Since Labor... Read full article


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