From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Mortuary (1983, USA) is a Slasher film directed by Howard Avedis.


Main Details

  • Released in 1983
  • Color
  • Running Time: 91 Min.
  • Production Co: Artists Releasing Corporation (ARC)
  • Distribution Co: Artists Releasing Corporation (ARC) | Citadel Films (Canada) | Film Ventures International (FVI)
  • Directed by Howard Avedis
  • Written by Howard Avedis
  • Starring Mary Beth McDonough, David Wallace, Bill Paxton, Lynda Day George, Christopher George
  • Produced by Howard Avedis, Edward L. Montoro, Marlene Schmidt
  • Original Music by John Cacavas
  • Cinematography by Gary Graver
  • Film Editing by Stanford C. Allen

Also Known As

  • Embalmed (UK)
  • Hall of Death (Germany)
  • Obitorio (Italy)
  • Ruumishuone (Finland)


  • Before your funeral...Before you are buried...Before you are covered with the last shovelful of dirt...Be sure you are really dead!
  • When the living are EMBALMED...beware of the LIVING DEAD!
  • Before you are sure you are really dead!
  • Where nobody rests in peace
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