The Ape Man (Lock Your Doors) (1943)
Release Date: Mar 5, 1943 Wide
Average Rating: 2.4/5
User Ratings: 342
Whatever poor Bela Lugosi may have done in a past life, the man did not deserve The Ape Man, arguably the worst of his Monogram horror clunkers. Viewed today, it seems that screenwriter Barney Sarecky and infamous director William Beaudine (whose nickname "One Shot" was earned helming movies like this) were out to humiliate the proud Hungarian actor at every opportunity. They had the man, who once turned down the Frankenstein monster because he found the role demeaning, walk about the entire
Mar 5, 1943 Wide
Mar 29, 2005
Independent International Pictures Corp.
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Dr. James Brewster
Dr. George Randall
John Farrell MacDonald
Police Captain O'Brien
This is some family: A sister and a brother are a medium and a mad scientist, respectively.
One of Lugosi's Monogram cheapies; not very good, silly and campy.
Classically bad, so bizarre it's good.
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