This pairing of AIP's Vincent Price and Hammer's Peter Cushing promises much more that it delivers. While recovering from a nervous breakdown, Price, a washed-up horror film actor, agrees to do a TV series based on his most famous character, "Dr. Death." The shows are to be scripted by
his old friend, former actor Cushing, and produced by Quarry. Soon after Price's arrival, cast and crew begin dying after the fashion of characters in the actor's old movies. With its behind-the-scenes setting and focus on an aging star whose glory days are behind him, this could have been a
wonderful elegy to the twilight of Price's long career. Unfortunately, the script and directi...