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The Tingler

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Director: William Castle

Cast: Judith Evelyn, Vincent Price, Patrica Cutts

An imaginative thriller from William Castle that follows a scientist who believes screaming releases tensions that would otherwise kill people. When a deaf-mute theatre operator dies, Price discovers that the cause was an insect that attaches itself to a person’s spinal cord and can only be killed if the victim screams.

Genre: Horror

Year: 1959

Running time: 80 minutes

Territory: International

Studio: Sony

Format: DCP

Language options: Dialogue - EN

An imaginative thriller from William Castle that follows a scientist who believes screaming releases tensions that would otherwise kill people. When a deaf-mute theatre operator dies, Price discovers that the cause was an insect that attaches itself to a person’s spinal cord and can only be killed if the victim screams.



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United Kingdom

London

BFI Southbank

31 October



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