The Brain That Wouldn't Die

  • 1959
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Horror

One of the most genuinely bizarre "brain" movies, this low-budget chiller begins as brilliant surgeon Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) inadvertently decapitates his beautiful fiancee, Jan (Virginia Leith), when he crashes his speeding sports car. Wrapping Jan's head in his jacket, he rushes back to his mansion laboratory and hooks it up to a device that allows...read more

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00:32 — Dr. Bill Cortner is a surgeon like his father. He is obsessed with performing surgical transplants and continues to experiment with amputated limbs he (more…)
The Brain That Wouldn't Die
02:31 — Dr. Bill Cortner is a surgeon like his father. He is obsessed with performing surgical transplants and continues to experiment with amputated limbs he (more…)
The Brain That Wouldn't Die - Official Trailer
01:54 — Dr. Bill Cortner is a surgeon like his father. He is obsessed with performing surgical transplants and continues to experiment with amputated limbs he (more…)
Elvira's Movie Macabre: The Brain That Wouldn't Die - Official Trailer
00:41 — The Brain That Wouldn’t Die - Elvira gets the bright idea that going on a game show will make her some extra cash, so she recruits the help of the HEA (more…)
(Movie Clip) Winding Road
Doctor Bill (Herb Evers) and pretty fiance` Jan (Virginia Leith) hurry into a wreck in which she is sadly decapitated, which doesn't deter his rescue (more…)
(Movie Clip) Doris
Doctor Bill (Herb Evers) is banking on past virtue as he plots to deprive brassy and dis-figured figure-model Doris (Adele Lamont) of her body in The (more…)
(Movie Clip) Let Me Die!
Doctor Bill (Herb Evers) re-animates the head of his fiance` Jan (Virginia Leith), to the dismay of aide Kurt (Leslie Daniel), who has a problem with (more…)
(Movie Clip) Operating Room
Father and son doctors Bill (Herb Evers) and Dad (Bruce Brighton) lose then regain a patient as they conduct a heated conversation on medical ethics, (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: One of the most genuinely bizarre "brain" movies, this low-budget chiller begins as brilliant surgeon Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) inadvertently decapitates his beautiful fiancee, Jan (Virginia Leith), when he crashes his speeding sports car. Wrapping Jan's… (more)

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