Arsenic and Old Lace

Arsenic and Old Lace

"She Passed Out On Cary! No Wonder . . . She's just discovered his favorite aunts have poisoned their 13th gentleman friend!"
  • NR
  • 1944
  • 1 hr 58 min
  • 8.0  (64,972)

Based on the hilarious play of the same name it's a classic black comedy! Mortimer Brewster (Cary Grant) is a cynical author of books on the outdated nature of marriage but finds himself a newlywed. Arriving at home he breaks the news to his doting aunts but finds a dead body in their window seat. Initially suspecting his insane but harmless cousin he finds to his horror that it is his aunts' charitable hobby of doing away with lonely bachelors! With the return of his other criminally insane cousin (Raymond Massey) and his assistant (Peter Lorre) a deadly competition begins.

Arsenic and Old Lace
Arsenic And Old Lace
Arsenic And Old Lace

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Based on the hilarious play of the same name it's a classic black comedy! Mortimer Brewster (Cary Grant) is a cynical author of books on the outdated nature of marriage but finds himself a newlywed. Arriving at home he breaks the news to his doting aunts but finds a dead body in their window seat. Initially suspecting his insane but harmless cousin he finds to his horror that it is his aunts' charitable hobby of doing away with lonely bachelors! With the return of his other criminally insane cousin (Raymond Massey) and his assistant (Peter Lorre) a deadly competition begins.

Arsenic and Old Lace is a 1944 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 58 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.0.

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  • Release Date
    1944
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 58 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (64,972)