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The Flesh and the Fiends

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[[Feature~V130365~Mania~mania]] is the venerable Burke and Hare story, previously cinematized by producer [[Performer~P99671~Val Lewton~vallewton]] as [[Feature~V6513~The Body Snatcher.~thebodysnatcher]] Peter Cushing plays a respectable 19th-century Edinburgh doctor who needs fresh cadavers in order to continue his crucial research. Since the exhuming of bodies for medical purposes is illegal, Lee must rely upon grave-robbers [[Performer~P61462~George Rose~georgerose]] and [[Performer~P57070~Donald...more

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