The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)

Jason Evers, Virginia Leith
Joseph Green
Horror, Sci-Fi
Original TFD Introduction by Dana Hersey. While driving to his family’s country house, Dr. Bill Cortner (Jason Evers) and his fiancée, Jan Compton (Virginia Leith) get into a horrible car accident, leaving Jan decapitated. An expert in transplants, Dr. Cortner rushes to his lab with Jan’s severed head, and searches for a way to save his fiancée. Keeping her head alive in a liquid-filled tray, Dr. Cortner searches for a woman to murder in the hope that he may transplant Jan’s head onto a new body. His efforts lead to chaotic results. Written and directed by Joseph Green, this 1962 flick will be sure to keep you at the edge of your seat from beginning to end! (BW)