Overview

After intrepid working girl Mary Carter becomes the new owner of a reputedly haunted mansion located off the Cuban coast, a stranger phones warning her to stay away from the castle. Undaunted, Mary sets sail for Cuba with a stowaway in her trunk—wise-cracking Larry Lawrence, a radio announcer who helps Mary get to the bottom of the voodoo magic, zombies and ghosts that supposedly curse the spooky estate.

Beesley's Ratings

Id

3193

Name

Ghost Breakers, The (1940)

Genre

Comedy,Mystery,Horror

Leads

Hope,Bob-Goddard,Paulette

Rating

6-

Content Advisory

Not rated, Killing (by humans,monsters,disasters,etc.

Comments

Rather lame by today's standards, but was probably very good for its time in 1940. A mild horror movie. Ofensive racist stereotypes in word and treatment of Black servant typical of 1940.

Metadata from themoviedb.org

Genre Ids

Comedy, Horror, Mystery

Id

14605

Popularity

9.503

Release Date

1940-06-21

Title

The Ghost Breakers

Vote Average

6.4

Vote Count

67

Budget

$0

Revenue

$0

Runtime

85 minutes