Asylum

Asylum

Peter Cushing
Director: Roy Ward Baker Cast: Peter Cushing
Peter Cushing
, Britt Ekland
Britt Ekland
, Herbert Lom
Herbert Lom
Roy Ward Baker

Blu-ray (Wide Screen / Subtitled)

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Overview

Four short stories by master of macabre Robert Bloch are related by the inmates of a mental institution. In the first story, Richard Todd murders his wife and cuts her body into little pieces -- but that doesn't stop her from seeking revenge. In the second, Peter Cushing orders crooked tailor Barry Morse to weave a coat from a magic fabric in order to bring Cushing's son back from the dead (this one was previously dramatized on the TV series Thriller). The third story stars Charlotte Rampling as a schizophrenic whose "doppelganger" is manifested in the person of Britt Ekland. The final tale involves demented toymaker Herbert Lom and his army of killer robots. Robert Bloch himself adapted his original source material for the screen. Asylum was also known as House of Crazies.

Product Details

Release Date: 12/19/2017
UPC: 0663390002049
Original Release: 1972
Rating: NR
Source: Severin
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Time: 1:29:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Peter Cushing Smith
Britt Ekland Lucy
Herbert Lom Dr. Byron
Patrick Magee Dr. Rutherford
Robert M. Powell Dr. Martin
Barbara Parkins Bonnie
Barry Morse Bruno
Charlotte Rampling Barbara
Sylvia Syms Ruth
Richard Todd Walter
James Villiers George
Geoffrey Bayldon Max Reynolds
Ann Firbank Anna
John Franklyn-Robbins Stebbins
Megs Jenkins Miss Higgins

Technical Credits
Roy Ward Baker Director
Gustave Berne Executive Producer
Robert Bloch Screenwriter
Norman Bolland Sound/Sound Designer
Denys Coop Cinematographer
Tony Curtis Art Director
Douglas Gamley Score Composer
Max Rosenberg Producer
Milton Subotsky Producer
Peter Tanner Editor
Anthony Waye Asst. Director

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