Pit and the Pendulum

Pit and the Pendulum

Title: Pit and the Pendulum

Release: 1961

Rating: 7.1

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 80

Genre: Drama,Horror,Mystery

Pit and the Pendulum

Release 1961
Rating 7.1
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 80
Genre Drama,Horror,Mystery



Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the brutest torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to believe. After some investigating he finds out that it was extreme fear that was fatal to his sister and that she may have been buried alive! Strange things then start to happen in the Medina castle.

Director :

Roger Corman

Writer :

Richard Matheson (screenplay), Edgar Allan Poe (story "The Pit and the Pendulum")

Actors :

... Nicholas Medina / Sebastian Medina

... Francis Barnard

... Catherine Medina

... Doctor Leon

... Maximillian

... Elizabeth Barnard Medina