Pit and the Pendulum

  • Country of origin: USA
  • Year released: 1961
  • Genre: Horror, Mystery
  • Director: Roger Corman
  • Length: 80 min
  • IMDb rating: Pit and the Pendulum (1961) on IMDb

Selected disc options for Pit and the Pendulum

Scream Factory box art
Scream Factory BD-A/US/OOP 2013
Arrow box art
Arrow BD-B/UK 2014
MGM box art
Audio Commentary by Video Watchdog’s Tim Lucas has extra
Audio Commentary by Director Roger Corman has extra has extra has extra
Introduction and Final Words by Actor Vincent Price (5:06) has extra
The Story Behind the Swinging Blade (43:07) has extra
Added TV Sequence (1968, 5:04) has extra has extra
Stills Gallery has extra
Isolated Score and Effects Track has extra
Theatrical Trailer (2:28) has extra has extra has extra
Bonus Film: An Evening of Edgar Allen Poe (1970, 53:07) has extra


  • Scream Factory’s Blu-ray is included in “The Vincent Price Collection” box set and contains a 24-page illustrated booklet.
  • Arrow’s Blu-ray includes an illustrated booklet with writing by Jonathan Rigby. It is also available in the “Vincent Price in Six Gothic Tales by Edgar Allan Poe” box set containing a 200-page illustrated booklet and as a Steelbook.
  • MGM’s “Midnite Movies” DVD is also available as a “Double Feature” with The Fall of the House of Usher (1960).

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