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Weird Woman (1944)

While on a South Seas trip, a professor falls in love and marries an exotic native woman. What he doesn't know is that she was raised by superstitious natives who believe her to be some ... See full summary »

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Norman Reed (as Lon Chaney)
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Ilona Carr
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Prof. Millard Sawtelle
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Grace Gunnison
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Prof. Septimus Carr
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Evelyn Sawtelle
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While on a South Seas trip, a professor falls in love and marries an exotic native woman. What he doesn't know is that she was raised by superstitious natives who believe her to be some kind of supernatural being. Written by Anonymous

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1 March 1944 (USA)  »

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Second of the six features in Universal's INNER SANCTUM series, which began December 6, 1943, and was released March 31, 1944. See more »

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When Paula phones Reed, we hear the distinct "click" of a hang-up. But when he arrives home, he finds her passed out with the receiver still in her hand. See more »

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Followed by Strange Confession (1945) See more »

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After 40-odd years of watching horror films,I finally caught up with this one. My expectations were not high and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I found the opening satisfyingly creepy as the movie is liberally larded with all the necessary elements of the genre e.g. howling wind, "haunted house" organ music, Lon Chaney's thoughts vouchsafed to us in the form of voice-overs etc etc. I thought the tension was maintained throughout the film, with the exception of the jungle scenes which are dopey.The ending is fantastic but appropriate. The companion feature on the video, "The Frozen Ghost", I thought was dull.


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