The Beast With Five Fingers

  • 1946
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Horror

A taut, genuinely scary psychodrama which gave vent to Lorre's weird mannerisms and produced some marvelous special effects created by director Florey. An invalid, retired concert pianist living in a rural Italian villa dies mysteriously, leaving his considerable wealth to his private nurse in a newly drafted will. When the will is contested by the pianist's...read more

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02:02 — Film icon Peter Lorre turns in yet another memorable performance in this eerie classic set in a small town in Italy. Hilary Cummins (Lorre), the devot (more…)

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After a famous concert pianist is murdered, the victim's severed hand emerges to seek revenge in shocking fashion.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A taut, genuinely scary psychodrama which gave vent to Lorre's weird mannerisms and produced some marvelous special effects created by director Florey. An invalid, retired concert pianist living in a rural Italian villa dies mysteriously, leaving his consi… (more)

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