Old Dark House, The (1963)

The Old Dark House (1963), produced and directed by William Castle.

This light, very silly comedy-thriller is nothing like the James Whale version: The Old Dark House (1932).

Some charm, mostly tepid. I've never warmed up to Tom Poston as an actor, but the film has points of interest:

The credits were drawn by Charles Addams and the whole project has an Addams Family quirkiness:


My DVD was without subtitles but did have old-style Closed Captions, if you know how to deal with those. Castle's Mr. Sardonicus (1961) was on the same disc but is also available on Blu-ray elsewhere.