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Release Date:
15 April 1944 (USA) See more »
A mad scientist injects his enemies with an acromegaly virus, causing them to become hideously deformed. | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order)

J. Carrol Naish ... Markoff

Ralph Morgan ... Lawrence

Tala Birell ... Maxine

Wanda McKay ... Patricia

Terry Frost ... Blake

Glenn Strange ... Giant
Alexander Pollard ... Butler

Sam Flint ... Dr. Adams

Ace the Wonder Dog ... Ace
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Ray Corrigan ... Gorilla (uncredited)

Directed by
Sam Newfield 
Writing credits
Larry Williams (original story) (as Lawrence Williams)

Pierre Gendron (screenplay) &
Martin Mooney (screenplay)

Nell O'Day  co-writer (unconfirmed)

Produced by
Sigmund Neufeld .... producer
Original Music by
Albert Glasser (music score)
Cinematography by
Robert E. Cline (uncredited)
Film Editing by
Holbrook N. Todd 
Makeup Department
Maurice Seiderman .... makeup artist
Production Management
Bert Sternbach .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Melville De Lay .... assistant director (as Melville DeLay)
Art Department
Paul Palmentola .... set designer
Harry Reif .... set dresser (as Elias H. Reif)
Sound Department
Ferrol Redd .... sound engineer (as Ferol Redd)
Music Department
David Chudnow .... musical supervisor

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62 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Finland:K-18 (2007) (self applied) | UK:PG (2010) | USA:Unrated

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In this film J. Carrol Naish's character Dr. Igor Markoff is compared to Dr. Frankenstein. Mr. Naish would later play Dr. Frankenstein in his very last film role, Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971).See more »
Revealing mistakes: The same wall barometer and elephant statuette seen in Dr. Markov's office are also visible in the office of Dr. Adams.See more »
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