The Raven (1935)
Average Rating: 7.2/10
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Release Date: Jul 8, 1935 Wide
Average Rating: 3.7/5
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Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff team up in this excellent 1935 chiller. Lugosi is crazed brain-surgeon Dr. Richard Vollin who is infatuated with the characters and devices found in the Edgar Allan Poe stories. When a local judge brings his beautiful daughter for brain surgery, the doctor falls in love with her and is spurned by the judge when he asks for her hand in marriage. To extract revenge, Vollin invites the judge, his daughter, and her new fiance over for dinner. He intends to try out some
Jul 8, 1935 Wide
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It is no masterpiece..., but it is an enduring entertainment, especially for Lugosi fans.
Creepy, atmospheric doings headlined by Karloff and Lugosi.
Lugosi is resplendent in his crisp formal attire as he spouts melodramatic dialogue, while Karloff skulks around trying to terrify with his crumpled countenance.
Love that "elevator bedroom" and the Poe-inspired basement!
Silly over the top horror, lamely directed, but with Lugosi at his most outrageous
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