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The Brain That Wouldn’t Die

Midnight weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnight)!

Director: Joseph Green Run Time: 82 min. Release Year: 1962

Starring: Adele Lamont, Bonnie Sharie, Jason Evers, Leslie Daniels, Virginia Leith

Dr. Bill Cortner and his fiancĂ©e, Jan Compton, are driving to his lab when they get into a horrible car accident. Compton is decapitated. But Cortner is not fazed by this seemingly insurmountable hurdle. His expertise is in transplants, and he is excited to perform the first head transplant. Keeping Compton’s head alive in his lab, Cortner plans the groundbreaking yet unorthodox surgery. First, however, he needs a body.