Murder by Death 1976

Robert Moore

Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve an even stranger mystery.

Runtime: 2 hours




  • Fay Wray Screaming Door Bell (archive sound) (uncredited)
  • Eileen Brennan Tess Skeffington
  • Truman Capote Lionel Twain
  • James Coco Milo Perrier
  • Peter Falk Sam Diamond
  • Alec Guinness Bensonmum
  • Elsa Lanchester Jessica Marbles
  • David Niven Dick Charleston
  • Peter Sellers Sidney Wang
  • Maggie Smith Dora Charleston
  • Nancy Walker Maid
  • Estelle Winwood Nurse
  • James Cromwell Marcel
  • Richard Narita Willie Wang
  • Myron Myron the Dog (uncredited)


  • Neil Simon


  • Ray Stark
  • Roger M. Rothstein