White zombie

United States, 1932

Film
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In this eerie, theatrically staged horror film, a young couple, Madeleine Short (Madge Bellamy) and Neil Parker (John Harron) encounter the world of voodoo and zombies in the Haitian mountains when they arrive as guests of Charles Beaumont (Robert Fraser). When their host enlists the evil powers of Muder Legende (Bela Lugosi) to place a curse on Madeleine, a series of chilling events occur.

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Credits

director

Victor Halperin

producer

Edward C. Halperin

Duration

01:05:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1932

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

303387

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q1751461

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