|release date||March 8 1964|
|studio||Associated Producers Inc.|
|director||Ubaldo Ragona, Sidney Salko|
|writer||Logan Swanson (Richard Matheson), Furio M. Monetti|
|starring||Franca Bettoja, Emma Danieli, Vincent Price, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Tony Cerevi|
|tagline||By night they leave their graves, crawling, shambling, through empty streets, whimpering, pleading,|
SynopsisDr. Robert Morgan (Vincent Price) is the only survivor of a devastating world-wide plague due to a mysterious immunity he acquired to the bacterium while working in Central America years ago. He is all alone now...or so it seems. As night falls, plague victims begin to leave their graves, part of a hellish undead army that''s thirsting for blood...his!
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