Burke and Hare (1971)





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Roger Corman's New World Pictures took a stab at the tale of the nefarious real-life graverobbers -- and filled it with the studio's usual quota of nudity, softcore sex and tacky humor. The result is pretty much as one would expect -- nothing to rival the excellent Flesh and the Fiends, or even Tod Slaughter's campy The Greed of William Hart. Harry Andrews plays the unscrupulous Dr. Knox, who enlists the aid of grave-plundering dirtbags Derren Nesbitt and Glynn Edwards in obtaining fresh … More

Rating: R
Genre: Classics, Horror
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On DVD: Sep 29, 2009



as Dr. Knox

as Second Guard

as Guard MacKenzie

as Fire Chief

as Client in Brothel

as Woman Passer-by

as Lord Angus McPhee

as Dr. Selby

as Mrs. Hare

as Dr. Saint

as Cruncher

as Old Joe

as Sergeant MacTavish

as Fat Man in Brothel

as Daft Jamie

as Landlord

as Mary Doherty

as Guard Campbell

as Landlord

as Natalie
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