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Calling Dr. Death

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Calling Dr. Death (1943)

63 min - Thriller, Mystery - 17 December 1943
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Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele is told that his wife has been brutally murdered. Steele, aware of his conniving wife's infidelity, believes he may have been the killer and enlists the aid of his pretty nurse Stella to hypnotize him into recovering his lost memories.

Director:  Reginald Le Borg
Writers:  Edward Dein

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Losing his memories of the last few days, neurologist Dr. Steele is told that his wife has been brutally murdered. Steele, aware of his conniving wife's infidelity, believes he may have been the killer and enlists the aid of his pretty nurse Stella to hypnotize him into recovering his lost memories.


Collections: Reginald Le Borg

Tagline: SEE WHAT HAPPENS WHEN HIS MINDS

Genres: Thriller, Mystery

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  17 December 1943

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Production Companies:  Universal Pictures

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Runtime:  1 h 03 min

The Black Castle

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The Black Castle (1952)

82 min - Mystery, Thriller - 15 December 1952
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A Man investigates the disappearance of two of his friends who were the guests of a sinister Austrian count.

Director:  Nathan H. Juran

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A Man investigates the disappearance of two of his friends who were the guests of a sinister Austrian count.


Collections: Nathan H. Juran

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  15 December 1952

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Runtime:  1 h 22 min

The Alligator People

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The Alligator People (1959)

74 min - Horror, Science Fiction - 1 July 1959
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A newly wed couple are sitting on a train when the husband receives an urgent telegram. When he gets off at a station to make a phone call the train pulls away without him. After years of searching his wife finally tracks him down on his family's southern estate, where she discovers that a failed medical treatment has had a horrible effect upon him.

Director:  Roy Del Ruth

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A newly wed couple are sitting on a train when the husband receives an urgent telegram. When he gets off at a station to make a phone call the train pulls away without him. After years of searching his wife finally tracks him down on his family's southern estate, where she discovers that a failed medical treatment has had a horrible effect upon him.


Collections: Roy Del Ruth

Tagline: Nerve-shattering terror!

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  1 July 1959

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Production Companies:  Associated Producers (API)

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Runtime:  1 h 14 min

Pillow of Death

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Pillow of Death (1945)

66 min - Mystery, Thriller - 14 December 1945
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Attorney Wayne Fletcher and his secretary are having an affair, so when Wayne's wife is found smothered to death, he becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigate the murder, a psychic with questionable motives tries to contact the deceased woman. Soon, Wayne begins seeing visions of his dead wife, and other people involved with the case begin to be killed, one by one.

Director:  Wallace Fox
Writers:  Dwight V. Babcock

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Attorney Wayne Fletcher and his secretary are having an affair, so when Wayne's wife is found smothered to death, he becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigate the murder, a psychic with questionable motives tries to contact the deceased woman. Soon, Wayne begins seeing visions of his dead wife, and other people involved with the case begin to be killed, one by one.


Collections: Wallace Fox

Tagline: HATE! Crawling back from the grave!

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  14 December 1945

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Production Companies:  Universal Pictures

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Runtime:  1 h 06 min

Manfish

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Manfish (1956)

88 min - Adventure - 1 February 1956
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Three deep sea divers get involved in murder while searching for a lost treasure.

Director:  W. Lee Wilder

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Three deep sea divers get involved in murder while searching for a lost treasure.


Collections: W. Lee Wilder

Tagline: Battling aqua-lung adventure!

Genres: Adventure

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  1 February 1956

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Production Companies:  Planet Filmplays

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Runtime:  1 h 28 min