Burke & Hare (1972)

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Alternative titles

  • Burke & Hare Body Snatchers Working
  • The Body Snatchers Alternative

Synopsis

Two scoundrels discovering the profitability of bodysnatching in the early 19th century, move on to murder to keep the supply of corpses steady to Dr. Knox at the College of Surgeons.

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