Realart/Film Classics re-issue trailer for “Murders in the Rue Morgue.”
The 1932 screen adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe’s short story was directed by Robert Florey. Three years earlier, Florey worked with co-director Joseph Santley on the Marx Brothers’ first screen comedy, “The Cocoanuts” (1929).
Who was in “Murders in the Rue Morgue” (1932)?
The players who appeared in “Murders in the Rue Morgue” were Bela Lugosi (as Dr. Mirakle), Sidney Fox (as Mlle. Camille L’Espanaye), Leon Ames (as Pierre Dupin, Ames was credited as Leon Waycoff in the film), Noble Johnson (as Janos), Bert Roach (as Paul), D’Arcy Corrigan (as the morgue keeper), , Brandon Hurst (as the Prefect of Police), and Arlene Francis (as the woman of the streets).