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The Cat and the Canary (1927)

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108 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

Relatives of an eccentric millionaire gather in his spooky mansion on the 20th anniversary of his death for the reading of his will.
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Director
Writers
John Willard (from the stage play by) | Robert F. Hill (adaptation) | Alfred A. Cohn (adaptation) (scenario) | Walter Anthony (titles) | Edward J. Montagne (story supervision)
Cinematographer
Gilbert Warrenton (photography)
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Status
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Updated Aug 20, 1927

Release date
Sep 9, 1927 (United States)

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13 cast members
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Laura La Plante
Annabelle West Annabelle West   See fewer
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Creighton Hale
Paul Jones Paul Jones   See fewer
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Forrest Stanley
Charles Wilder Charles Wilder   See fewer
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Tully Marshall
Roger Crosby Roger Crosby   See fewer
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Arthur Edmund Carewe
Harry (as Arthur Edmund Carew) Harry (as Arthur Edmund Carew)   See fewer
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Martha Mattox
Mammy Pleasant Mammy Pleasant   See fewer
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George Siegmann
The Guard The Guard   See fewer
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Lucien Littlefield
Ira Lazar Ira Lazar   See fewer
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Hal Craig
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Engle
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Murphy
Milkman (uncredited) Milkman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 2,527 votes