The Bat (1959) - Trailer
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Cast: Harvey Stephens, Vincent Price, Robert Williams, John Bryant, Gavin Gordon, Agnes Moorehead, John Sutton, Lenita Lane, Elaine Edwards, Darla Hood, Mike Steele, Riza Royce, Robert B. Williams, William Janssen, Virginia Linden
Director(s): Crane Wilbur
Trailer: The Bat (1959)
A crazed killer known as "The Bat" is on the loose in a mansion full of people.
When someone screams... it will be YOU! Vincent Price and Agnes Moorehead star in this third feature film adaptation of Avery Hopwood and Mary Roberts Rinehart's play about a sinister killer on the prowl known as "The Bat". Directed by Crane Wilbur and featuring an all-grown-up Darla Hood of Our Gang fame.
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Synopsis:Mystery writer Cornelia Van Gorder has rented a country house called "The Oaks", which not long ago had been the scene of some murders committed by a strange and violent criminal known as "The Bat". Meanwhile, the house's owner, bank president John Fleming, has recently embezzled one million dollars in securities, and has hidden the proceeds in the house, but he is killed before he can retrieve the money. Thus the lonely country house soon becomes the site of many mysterious and dangerous activities.