|Tommy Kirk||Chuck Phillips|
|Deborah Walley||Lili Morton|
|Jesse White||J.Sinister Hulk|
|Harvey Lembeck||Eric Von Zipper|
|Francis X. Bushman||Malcolm|
|Basil Rathbone||Reginald Ripper|
|Boris Karloff||The Corpse|
Hiram Stokely, a recently deceased man, discovers that he has only one day to enact a good deed in order to avoid eternal damnation. Hiram's scheming lawyer, Reginald Ripper, is determined to get his fortune, and is willing to bump off potential heirs such as Chuck Phillips and Lili Morton to achieve his goal. As Chuck, Lili and others have a lively pool party, Hiram recruits the ghost of his dead lover to help set things straight.