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The Mask (1961)

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83 min | Horror, Thriller

A young archaeologist believes he is cursed by a mask that causes him to have weird nightmares and possibly to murder. Before committing suicide, he mails the mask to his psychiatrist, Dr. Barnes, who is soon plunged into the nightmare ...See moreA young archaeologist believes he is cursed by a mask that causes him to have weird nightmares and possibly to murder. Before committing suicide, he mails the mask to his psychiatrist, Dr. Barnes, who is soon plunged into the nightmare world of the mask. Written by Jeff Hole See less
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Frank Taubes (script by) | Sandy Haver (script by) | Franklin Delessert (script by) | Slavko Vorkapich (dream sequences)
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Nov 1, 1961 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Paul Stevens
Doctor Allan Barnes Doctor Allan Barnes   See fewer
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Claudette Nevins
Pam Albright Pam Albright   See fewer
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Bill Walker
Lieutenant Martin Lieutenant Martin   See fewer
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Anne Collings
Miss Goodrich Miss Goodrich   See fewer
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Martin Lavut
Michael Radin Michael Radin   See fewer
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Leo Leyden
Doctor Soames Doctor Soames   See fewer
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Norman Ettlinger
Professor Quincey Professor Quincey   See fewer
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W.B. Brydon
Anderson (as Bill Bryden) Anderson (as Bill Bryden)   See fewer
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Jim Moran
Jim Moran Jim Moran   See fewer
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Eleanor Beecroft
Mrs. Kelly Mrs. Kelly   See fewer
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Ray Lawlor
Lab technician Lab technician   See fewer
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Rudi Linschoten
Mime in nightmare Mime in nightmare   See fewer
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Stephen Ker Appleby
Museum guide (as Steven Appleby) Museum guide (as Steven Appleby)   See fewer
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Paul Elsom
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Harry Blackstone
Himself (in introduction added to video version) (uncredited) Himself (in introduction added to video version) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nancy Island
Girl Who Is Killed (uncredited) Girl Who Is Killed (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Nevens
Demon of the Mask (uncredited) Demon of the Mask (uncredited)   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 601 votes