These two tales by Edgar Allan Poe are considered horror cult classics. MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH stars Vincent Price as a satanic prince. PREMATURE BURIAL features Ray Milland in an eerie nightmare about a man obsessed with the fear of an untimely death.
"The Masque of the Red Death": Roger Corman's 1960's horror classic features Vincent Price as the evil Prince Prospero, who finds himself taken with a wistful young girl. He kidnaps her, and makes her chose between saving the life of her father or her young lover. The Plague, however, is slowly sweeping through Prospero's country side, killing off all of his peasants. Then a mysterious creature in a masque finally intrudes upon Prospero's Masquerade Ball, killing all of the prince's guests, and suddenly the usually arrogant Prospero is frightened...
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