Madhouse (The Madhouse of Dr. Fear)(Deathday)(The Revenge of Dr. Death)
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Madhouse (The Madhouse of Dr. Fear)(Deathday)(The Revenge of Dr. Death)
This semi-serious horror film represented the first on-screen pairing of icons Vincent Price and Peter Cushing, who play, respectively, aging former horror star Paul Toombes and actor-turned-writer Herbert Flay, who unite in an effort to revive the popularity of Toombes' screen character "Dr. Death" for a TV series. Having recently recovered from a nervous breakdown, Toombes comes under suspicion when several members of the show's cast and crew are murdered in grisly reenactments of Dr. Death's greatest movie moments (as depicted in numerous colorful clips from some of… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A weak genre effort, Madhouse makes little if any effort to transcend the horror label, instead offering up familiar elements for the benefit of undemanding viewers. Nevertheless, it is amusing for [Vincent] Price fans."
‑ Steve Biodrowski, ESplatter
"only worth something because of the bizarre ending"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson, sbs.is
"Cheesy but enjoyable."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews