A monster lurks as New York newspaperman Lee Taylor investigates one of the "Moon Killer" murders, in which the victims are strangled, cannibalized and surgically incised under the light of the full moon. The trail leads to the cliffside mansion of Dr. Xavier, where the doctor and his colleagues conduct a strange experiment. Written by
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Out-Thrills Them All!
Did You Know?
The play opened in New York City, New York, USA on 9 February 1931 and had 80 performances. See more
In the opening scene of the film, Lee Tracy is shown strolling along the New York docks in search of news, when a body arrives at the Mott Street Morgue across the street. In reality, Mott Street, located in New York's old Chinatown district, is fairly well landlocked and nowhere near the either waterfront or dock areas. See more
Lee Taylor, Daily World Reporter
[to the Piano Player
Hey, Rachmaninoff - how 'bout the Prelude?
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"Prelude in C Sharp Minor, Op.3 No.2"
Music by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Played on piano by an unidentified man at the Madame's house See more