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The Doctor and the Devils (1985)

 -  Horror | Drama  -  4 October 1985 (USA)
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Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.

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Grave robbers supply a doctor with bodies to test on.

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4 October 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A doktor és az ördögök  »

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Final theatrically released film of director Freddie Francis. See more »

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Doctor Thomas Rock: I set myself up as a God over death.
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Version of Burke & Hare (1972) See more »

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TAINTED HANDS
Written and Performed by In Tua Nua
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Very good flick.
24 February 2000 | by (Tulsa, OK) – See all my reviews



The Dylan Thomas screenplay finally makes it to the screen with a few minor alterations. Based on the Burke and Hare vivisectionist murders, this film has a lot of the feel of the old Hammer movies though for the most part it is played quite a bit straighter. Credible performance by 1960's icon Twiggy. Very good, under-rated small feature.


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