The Greed of William Hart (1948)

Director
Oswald Mitchell

Main cast
Tod Slaughter; Henry Oscar; Jenny Lynn; Winifred Melville

Genres
Mystery, Horror

Description
William Hart (Tod Slaughter) and Mr. Moore (Henry Oscar) are the notorious grave-robbers who provide cadavers to the medical students of 19th-century Edinburgh. When the supply becomes low and demand still great, the two decide to create their own supply, a plan that proves profitable when they only stick to vagrants, prostitutes and drunkards. But when they poison likable Jamie (Aubrey Woods), the townsfolk retaliate.


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