WHAT A CARVE UP!

WHAT A CARVE UP!

(1962 Comedy/Horror)







ALTERNATE TITLES:

7 ALLEGRI CADAVERI! (Italian title)
HOME SWEET HOMICIDE
NO PLACE LIKE HOMICIDE



CAST AND CREW:

KENNETH CONNOR (Ernie Broughton)
SIDNEY JAMES (Syd Butler)
SHIRLEY EATON (Linda Dickson)
DONALD PLEASENCE (Everett Sloane)
DENNIS PRICE (Guy Broughton)
MICHAEL GOUGH (Fisk)
VALERIE TAYLOR (Janet Broughton)
MICHAEL GWYNN (Malcolm Broughton)
ESMA CANNON (Aunt Emily)
PHILIP O'FLYNN (Arkwright/Gabriel Broughton)

Directed by PAT JACKSON
Written by RAY COONEY and TONY HILTON
(Based on the novel THE GHOUL by FRANK KING)
Produced by ROBERT S. BAKER and MONTY BERMAN



SYNOPSIS:

A mild-mannered horror manuscript reader is invited to an old, creepy mansion for the reading of his uncle's will. After he arrives, however, murders begin to occur.



PLEASENCE CHARACTER:

Pleasence plays Everett Sloane---the solicitor in charge of the reading of the will.



PORTRAITS AND STILLS:

  • DONALD PLEASENCE AS EVERETT SLOANE
    Photo courtesy of Tim Murphy and Kent Burton

  • KENNETH CONNOR AND PLEASENCE
    Photo courtesy of Tim Murphy



    SCREEN CAPTURES:

  • MICHAEL GOUGH, JAMES, CONNOR, SHIRLEY EATON, PRICE, AND PLEASENCE
    Images captured by Christopher Weedman



    REVIEWS:

  • EUGENE ARCHER (The New York Times)



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