Cat and the Canary

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The original country house thriller that inspired three classic movies.

When the cat prowls, the flock takes fright … 

The Cat and the Canary is the fifth production in The Classic Thriller Company series (The Lady Vanishes, The Case of the Frightened Lady, A Judgement in Stone, Rehearsal for Murder).

Twenty years after the death of Mr. West, his descendants gather at a remote mansion to learn who will inherit his vast wealth and the hidden family jewels. When the heir is revealed, the heritage hunters turn to prey and a chain of macabre events is set in motion.

Starring Movie icon Britt Ekland (The Man with the Golden Gun, The Wicker Man), Mark Jordon (Emmerdale, Heartbeat), Tracy Shaw (Coronation Street), Marti Webb (Evita, Tell Me on a Sunday), Gary Webster (Minder), Ben Nealon (Soldier Soldier), Nikki Patel (Coronation Street) and Eric Carte (Bouquet of Barbed Wire).