"House of Wax" quotes

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An associate burns down a wax museum with the owner inside, but he survives only to become vengeful and murderous.

Director: André De Toth
Writer: Crane Wilbur, Charles Belden
Production: N/A
Genre: horror
Year: 1953
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 7.0
BoxOffice: $23,750,000
Released: 25 Apr 1953
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations

46 Clips

The exhibits in this room will be added to - House of Wax 00:13 The exhibits in this room will be added to I followed him through his bender - House of Wax 00:08 I followed him through his bender She's there with all the rest of them The whole place is a morgue - House of Wax 00:05 She's there with all the rest of them The whole place is a... You know I gamble on Jarrod - House of Wax 00:08 You know I gamble on Jarrod We'll find immortality together - House of Wax 00:07 We'll find immortality together Once in his lifetime every artist feels the hand of God - House of Wax 00:25 Once in his lifetime every artist feels the hand of God If I'm not careful I'll be pounding a beat in the Bronx - House of Wax 00:05 If I'm not careful I'll be pounding a beat in the Bronx Let me see your hands - House of Wax 00:13 Let me see your hands I just don't understand how it can seem so real - House of Wax 00:09 I just don't understand how it can seem so real His is the mastermind Surely knows his anatomy - House of Wax 00:04 His is the mastermind Surely knows his anatomy I expect great things of Scott I consider him one of our most promising sculptors - House of Wax 00:11 I expect great things of Scott I consider him one of our... Second wife of Henry the VIII and the mother of Queen Elizabeth - House of Wax 00:17 Second wife of Henry the VIII and the mother of Queen... I'm rebuilding my exhibition from the ground up - House of Wax 00:15 I'm rebuilding my exhibition from the ground up If I don't sizzle him tonight I might as well give up - House of Wax 00:04 If I don't sizzle him tonight I might as well give up You're not like me Sue You never could be - House of Wax 00:10 You're not like me Sue You never could be Oh Look at me - House of Wax 00:26 Oh Look at me Ooh Where would you like to go Atlantic City - House of Wax 00:15 Ooh Where would you like to go Atlantic City Hee hee They always want a corpse - House of Wax 00:04 Hee hee They always want a corpse Yes Such is life - House of Wax 00:07 Yes Such is life Ah that's to be expected - House of Wax 00:07 Ah that's to be expected You're a great artist a genius sculptor - House of Wax 00:11 You're a great artist a genius sculptor Who wouldn't under that sort of pressure - House of Wax 00:10 Who wouldn't under that sort of pressure You've been going around with the weight of the world on your shoulders - House of Wax 00:13 You've been going around with the weight of the world on... You ever thought of what would happen if we had a fire here - House of Wax 00:35 You ever thought of what would happen if we had a fire here Was it murder or suicide - House of Wax 00:13 Was it murder or suicide Do nice people come here Ha ha Of course - House of Wax 00:16 Do nice people come here Ha ha Of course It's sort of a shock to see your head detached that way - House of Wax 00:06 It's sort of a shock to see your head detached that way Hee hee They always want a corpse - House of Wax 00:04 Hee hee They always want a corpse I'm a reincarnation - House of Wax 00:05 I'm a reincarnation Sometimes guy gets the shakes so bad you expect to see his teeth fall out - House of Wax 00:08 Sometimes guy gets the shakes so bad you expect to see his... You shouldn't have done that - House of Wax 00:04 You shouldn't have done that That's a copy of her face alright - House of Wax 00:09 That's a copy of her face alright Pull it tighter - House of Wax 01:03 Pull it tighter Pull it tighter - House of Wax 01:07 Pull it tighter He's one of my assistants - House of Wax 00:06 He's one of my assistants My Marie Antoinette - House of Wax 00:10 My Marie Antoinette The figure of Joan of Arc is a traditional exhibit in wax museums - House of Wax 00:05 The figure of Joan of Arc is a traditional exhibit in wax... Hey Burke - House of Wax 00:09 Hey Burke There There that's better - House of Wax 00:18 There There that's better They live and breathe - House of Wax 00:11 They live and breathe Once in his lifetime - House of Wax 00:08 Once in his lifetime You never saw a show like this in Provincetown - House of Wax 00:19 You never saw a show like this in Provincetown By the time this guy gets out of Sing Sing - House of Wax 00:10 By the time this guy gets out of Sing Sing Pull it tighter - House of Wax 02:32 Pull it tighter Here we have two great lovers from the past - House of Wax 01:04 Here we have two great lovers from the past Everything I ever loved has been taken away from me - House of Wax 00:12 Everything I ever loved has been taken away from me

Cast

Prof. Henry Jarrod - Vincent Price
Det. Lt. Tom Brennan - Frank Lovejoy
Sue Allen - Phyllis Kirk
Cathy Gray - Carolyn Jones
Scott Andrews - Paul Picerni
Matthew Burke - Roy Roberts
Mrs. Andrews - Angela Clarke
Sidney Wallace - Paul Cavanagh
Sgt. Jim Shane - Dabbs Greer
The Barker - Reggie Rymal
Pompous Patron with Watch - Oliver Blake
Girlfriend - Joanne Brown
Museum Patron - Steve Carruthers
Portly Man - Leo Curley
Museum Patron - Dan Dowling
Medical Examiner - Frank Ferguson
Museum Patron - Stuart Hall
Lodger - Jack Kenney
Spectator at Wax Museum - Mike Lally
Waiter - Lyle Latell
Detective - Richard Lightner
Spectator at Wax Museum - Philo McCullough
Minor Role - Terry Mitchell
Detective - Jack Mower
Morgue Attendant - Eddie Parks
Museum Patron - Waclaw Rekwart
Surgeon - Grandon Rhodes
Mrs. Flanagan - Riza Royce
Observer on Street - Sammy Shack
Museum Patron - Norman Stevans
Can-Can Dancer - Larri Thomas
Bruce Allison - Philip Tonge
Ticket Taker - Merry Townsend
Observer on Street - Sid Troy
Scrubwoman - Ruth Warren
Can Can Dancer - Ruth Whitney
Girlfriend - Shirley Whitney
Elevator Operator - Jack Wise
Morgue Attendant - Jack Woody
Minor Role - Trude Wyler
Leon Averill - Nedrick Young