House of the Long Shadows

Overview

In this umpteenth remake of the George M. Cohan-Earl Derr Biggers play Seven Keys to Baldpate, Desi Arnaz Jr. plays Kenneth Magee, the young writer who bets that he can bat out a mystery play in one evening. Magee squirrels himself away in a forbidding old mansion where, unbeknownst to him, a bizarre family reunion is scheduled to commence. As the participants begin dropping like flies, Magee finds himself in the middle of a genuine mystery. At least, he thinks he does. At least, the audience thinks he thinks he ...
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Overview

In this umpteenth remake of the George M. Cohan-Earl Derr Biggers play Seven Keys to Baldpate, Desi Arnaz Jr. plays Kenneth Magee, the young writer who bets that he can bat out a mystery play in one evening. Magee squirrels himself away in a forbidding old mansion where, unbeknownst to him, a bizarre family reunion is scheduled to commence. As the participants begin dropping like flies, Magee finds himself in the middle of a genuine mystery. At least, he thinks he does. At least, the audience thinks he thinks he does. Of historical importance is the fact that House of Long Shadows represents the only co-starring effort of those titans of terror Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and John Carradine. The highlight is the cozy tete-a-tete between Price and Cushing during the climactic party scene.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/15/2011
  • UPC: 883904219392
  • Original Release: 1982
  • Source: Mgm Mod
  • Time: 1:46:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,259

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Vincent Price Lionel
Christopher Lee Corrigan
Peter Cushing Sebastian
Desi Arnaz Jr. Kenneth Magee
John Carradine Lord Grisbane
Sheila Keith Victoria
Julie Peasgood Mary Norton
Richard Todd Sam Allison
Louise English Diana
Richard Hunter Andrew
Norman Rossington Stationmaster
Technical Credits
Pete Walker Director
Michael Armstrong Score Composer, Screenwriter
Robert Dearberg Editor
Yoram Globus Producer
Menahem Golan Producer
Richard Harvey Score Composer
Norman Langley Cinematographer
Mike Pickwood Art Director
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