Tower of London (1962 film)

Tower of London (1962 film)

Infobox Film | name = Tower of London

caption = The theatrical release poster
director = Roger Corman
producer = Gene Corman/Edward Small
writer = Leo Gordon/F. Amos Powell/Robert E. Kent
starring = Vincent Price
Michael Pate
Joan Freeman
Morris Ankrum
music = Michael Anderson
cinematography = Archie R. Dalzell
distributor = United Artists
released = October 24, 1962
runtime = 79 minutes
country = USA
language = English
amg_id = 1:50616
imdb_id = 0056606

Tower of London is a 1962 historical drama and horror film, starring Vincent Price and Michael Pate. The film is a remake of the 1939 film of the same name, starring Basil Rathbone and Boris Karloff. Directed by Roger Corman, the film was produced by Edward Small Productions. The film also contained scenes that had been edited from the 1939 film.


Richard, the duke of Gloucester (Vincent Price), murders his way to the throne and becomes King Richard III of England of England. But the ghosts of those he murdered still continue to haunt him.


*The original tag line, "Do you have the courage to spend 83 minutes in the Tower of London?"was slightly off, since the film's running time was only 80 minutes.

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