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Arsenic and Old Lace (1942)

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Macabre comedy about the elderly Brewster sisters, who poison lonely old men to put them out of their misery and bury them in their basement. When nephew Mortimer (Cary Grant) calls to announce his engagement, he discovers the grisly family secret. To complicate matters, his evil sibling Jonathan (Raymond Massey) has just escaped from jail, and arrives at the family home with murderous intentions of his own.

Product Details

Running time114 minutes
CertificationPG
LanguagesEnglish, French, Italian
Region2
SubtitlesYes
FormatDVD
Year1942
DirectorFrank Capra
FeaturingCary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Peter Lorre, Jack Carson, Jean Adair, John Alexander, James Gleason, Edward Everett Horton, Josephine Hull, Grant Mitchell
Release Date07/05/2001
DistributorWarner Home Video
Number of Discs1
LabelWarner Home Video
RRP12.99
Country of OriginUnited States of America
Main CategoryFeature
Sub CategoryClassic
Based OnThe play by Joseph O. Kesselring
StoryMacabre comedy about the elderly Brewster sisters, who poison lonely old men to put them out of their misery and bury them in their basement. When nephew Mortimer (Cary Grant) calls to announce his engagement, he discovers the grisly family secret. To complicate matters, his evil sibling Jonathan (Raymond Massey) has just escaped from jail, and arrives at the family home with murderous intentions of his own.
Update Date24/01/2017
DirectorsFrank Capra
Other CastSol Polito, Max Steiner, Frank Capra, Julius Epstein, Phillip G. Epstein
Catalogue Number1000085907
SupplierCinram
Sound FormatDolby Digital 5.1
Subtitle LanguagesDutch, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Arabic, Bulgarian
Bonus FootageNo
TrailersNo
Behind The ScenesNo
CommentariesNo
Making ofNo
DocumentaryNo