Mystery House Films (1944)

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Mystery House Films

In her introduction to the Mystery House radio play The Thirsty Death, which starred Bela Lugosi, compare Ken Carpenter announced that Lugosi was currently being stared in a series of Mystery House pictures at Universal Studios. No such series was ever made.

The Thirsty Death was the pilot episode of Mystery House, a proposed series for Lugosi. Although at the end of the show, Lugosi announces that in the following week’s episode he will be joined by Simone Simon in a story about a woman who was buried alive, no other episodes featuring Lugosi appear to have been made. A Mystery House series was broadcast in the 1950s, but Bela Lugosi was not involved.


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Mystery House: The Thirsty Death (03.07.44)

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