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Invisible Ghost (1941)

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The town's leading citizen becomes a homicidal maniac after his wife deserts him.

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George Pembroke ...
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Ottola Nesmith ...
Mrs. Mason (as Ollola Nesmith)
Fred Kelsey ...
Ryan
Jack Mulhall ...
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The town's leading citizen becomes a homicidal maniac after his wife deserts him.

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First of the nine movies interpreted by Bela Lugosi for Sam Katzman at Monogram Pictures, filmed March 20-April 1941. See more »

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When Mrs. Mason (Ottola Nesmith) enters the coroner's office, she's greeted with "Hello, Mrs. Nesmith". See more »

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Charles Kessler: I must have been sleepwalking.
Paul Dickson: You did better than I, I couldn't get to sleep.
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Referenced in Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: The Screaming Skull (2010) See more »

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Classic Poverty Row fare with Bela Lugosi!
1 January 2001 | by (Arlington Heights, IL) – See all my reviews

This murder shocker, featuring some typically hilarious plot twists and insane character reactions, is buoyed by that inimitable Lugosi magic. Also worth mentioning is the surprisingly inventive direction by Joseph H. Lewis, as is the comparatively dignified treatment of the black butler character, well played by Clarence Muse. Fans of old Monogram and PRC programmers will be well entertained.


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