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Title of the Film TALES OF TERROR
Alternative Titles POE'S TALES OF TERROR
English Titles  
Year of Release 1962
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 90
Length (in meters)  
Colour Pathécolor
Genre Comedy, Horror
Based on/Source Short Stories by Edgar Allan Poe
Production Companies Alta Vista Productions, American International Productions
Producer(s) Roger Corman
Director Roger Corman
Cast Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Joyce Jameson, Lenny Weinrib
Literature Monthly Film Bulletin, April 1963
Special notes Three stories adapted from the works by Edgar Allan Poe: Morella, The Black Cat and The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar. Peter Lorre stars in the segment "The Black Cat".

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