The Man Who Could Cheat Death
The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)

After emerging as a potent force in the genre with Horror of Dracula, Hammer Films added their handsome Gothic touch to this lesser-known remake of the 1944 suspenser The Man in Half Moon Street (itself adapted from a play by Barre Lyndon).… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 30, 1959
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2008
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A horror pic misstep for Terence Fisher.

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Lucius Gore

A great movie and a must for British horror fans.

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Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

Diffring is strong in the lead, showing a side to his talents that he would rarely have the chance to use again.

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Mark R. Leeper
Mark Leeper's Reviews

very much in the mold that elsewhere was doing wonders for Hammer Films. You do not need to be a fan of Hammer Films to like this movie, but it certainly helps.

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Aj V
This movie does have good actors, but the story is too familiar and the movie is too slow and boring.
Marcus Woolcott
The truth is revealed early on leaving nothing much for the rest of the film.