Don't Look In The Basement

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1973 | Color
  • Runtime: 89 min
  • Production Co: Camera 2 Productions, Century Films
  • Distribution Co: Cine Globe (1973) (USA) (theatrical), Hallmark Releasing Corp. (1973) (USA) (theatrical) (re-release), Ambassador Film Distributors (1974) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Directed by S.F. Brownrigg
  • Written by Thomas Pope (uncredited), Tim Pope
  • Starring: Bill McGhee (as William Bill McGhee), Jessie Lee Fulton, Robert Dracup.
  • Produced by S.F. Brownrigg, Walter L. Krusz
  • Original Music by Robert Farrar
  • Cinematography by Robert B. Alcott (as Robert Alcott)
  • Film Editing by Jerry Caraway

Plot Summary

  • A young psychiatric nurse goes to work at a lonesome asylum following a murder. There, she experiences varying degrees of torment from the patients.

Also Known As

  • Death Ward #13 (USA) | Don't Go in the Basement (UK) | Non guardare in cantina (Italy) | The Forgotten (USA)


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