The Murders in the Rue Morgue. Part One. PARIS! IN PARIS IT WAS, IN THE summer of There I first met that strange and interesting young fellow, August. Paris at the turn of the century. Inspector Vidocq investigates a series of unexplained murders at a Grand Guignol-type theatre where the players have. Directed by Jeannot Szwarc. With George C. Scott, Rebecca De Mornay, Ian McShane, Neil Dickson. A detective comes out of retirement to help his daughter’s.

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The sailor offers to pay a reward, but Dupin is interested only in learning the circumstances behind the two murders.

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Her spirit returns in the form of a young girl and strange things start to happen. Full Cast and Crew. In the “Murders in the Rue Morgue”, for instance, where is the ingenuity in unraveling a web which you yourself If you love Poe just on paper, better stay away!

These tales of ratiocination owe most of their popularity to being something in a new key. User Reviews Atmospheres 28 October by andrei cretulescu — See all my reviews. Oona calls up a magical servant, a “banshee”, to Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Scream and Scream Again The killer could not have fled via the windows as they were nailed shut.


Gabrielle as Rosalind Elliott. Bad acting can’t be explained to be a style typical for the time of the films production.

Murders in the Rue Morgue The Comedy of Terrors Actor Herbert Lom had portrayed Professor L. It seems the only person with the skills to solve the crime is Auguste Dupin, who has been released from the police department by the new prefect. Several witnesses assinatos hearing two voices at the time of the murder, one male and French, but disagreed on the language spoken by the other. Prefect of Police Neil Dickson Passed Crime Horror Mystery. Therefore, you should never expect a brilliant or even decent adaptation of Poe, but if you agree with that and if you are prepared to swallow characters and facts that aren’t present in Poe’s story Murders in the Rue Morgue, that is then you’re in for a treat.

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Sergeant Marcel Erick Desmarestz The two share rooms in a dilapidated old mansion and allow no visitors, having cut off all contact with past acquaintances and venturing outside only at night. The newspaper accounts pique his curiosity; he learns about orangutans from a rke account by “Cuvier” — likely Georges Cuvierthe French zoologist. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.

Fav from the net. Views Read Edit View history. Share this Rating Title: Based on the story by Edgar Allan Poe. This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat The murders occurred in a fourth-floor room that morguw locked from the inside; on the floor were found a bloody straight razorseveral bloody tufts of gray hair, and two bags of gold coins.


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This one is just a TV movie. The word detective did not exist at the time Poe wrote “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”, [9] though there were other stories that featured similar problem-solving characters.

Eue daughter was found strangled to death and stuffed upside down into a chimney. An archaeological expedition brings back to London the coffin of an Egyptian queen known for her magical powers.

From Beneath the Rue Morgue. Lx then takes the dead woman home, has sex with her corpse, and comes to believe that she is still alive. One evening, Dupin demonstrates his analytical prowess by deducing the narrator’s thoughts about a moegue stage actor, based on clues gathered from the narrator’s previous words and actions. The Sailor Roger Lumont He has placed an advertisement in the local newspaper asking if anyone has lost such an animal, and a sailor soon arrives looking for it.