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2.6
38 Ratings

Macabre

Directed by William Castle
United States, 1958
Thriller, Horror, Cult

Synopsis

A doctor’s daughter is kidnapped and buried alive, and he is given just five hours to find and rescue her.

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Macabre Directed by William Castle

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  • mjgildea's rating of the film Macabre

    Macabre has a horrifically great premise that falls prey to a sloppy plot and is ultimately wasted. The soap opera schlock mucked things up but by the time the twist rolled around I was already kind of out to lunch despite being reasonably impressed. The stupid animated end title sequence didn't help but at the end of the day, Macabre is just your standard William Castle movie -- entertaining but not that great.