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
Diana Hamilton <email@example.com>
Out-Thrills Them All!
Did You Know?
The New York waterfront sequences were shot on the still standing Twinkletoes
(1926) set left over from the 1926 Colleen Moore
vehicle, in which in stood in for London's Limehouse District. See more
As Dr. Xavier displays the wax figures of the murder victims, on the first figure, that of the "woman of the streets", the left hand can be seen trembling slightly. See more
Dr. Haines, Academy of Surgical Research
Professor, since we retired this body has been... It has been...
Dr. Jerry Xavier
I know, but I don't want her to know.
Spoofed in The Mad Doctor
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