The Oblong Box (Dance, Mephisto)
The Oblong Box (Dance, Mephisto) (1969)

When Sir Edward Markham (Alastair Williamson) is horribly disfigured by African natives, he is kept chained and out of sight by his brother Julian (Vincent Price). When Sir Edward escapes, he goes on a killing spree in a desperate attempt… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: June 11, 1969
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Eerie Price programmer.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The Oblong Box is a satisfying occult thriller.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Dreadful, slow, boring beyond words.

Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

The Oblong Box is a lot more fun than I expected it to be, and it's certainly worth a look if you're a horror fan grown weary of the same old thing.

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Flixster Audience Score: 41% Flixster User Reviews
AJ Verser
Finally a movie with both Vincent Price and Christopher Lee! If that doesn't make you want to see this movie, what will? It's a great revenge story… More
Daniel Parsons
<i>The Oblong Box</i>, which is not a Hammer film but feels very much like one, is lots of good things let down by a not very interesting story. The… More