House of the Long Shadows

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House of the Long Shadows ★½ 1982 (PG)

Comedy mixes with gore, as four of the horror screen's best leading men team up for the first time, although they have only minor roles. Might have been a contender, but Arnaz is miscast as author who stays in spooky house on a bet with Todd. Some wit but not enough. Based on the play “Seven Keys to Baldpate” by George M. Cohan (and novel by Earl Derr Biggers). 96m/C VHS . GB Vincent Price, Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, John Carradine, Desi Arnaz Jr., Sheila Keith, Richard Todd; D: Pete Walker; W: Michael Armstrong; C: Norman G. Langley.