The Body Disappears (1941)

The Body Disappears


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Passing out from overindulgence during his engagement party, young millionaire Peter De Haven is placed in a college dissecting room by his prankish friends. Before Peter can awaken, he is inadvertently kidnapped by eccentric Professor Shotsbury, who needs a "dead body" upon which to test his new life-restoring serum.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Erna Lazarus, W. Scott Darling


as Peter De Haven III

as Joan Shotesbury

as Prof. Reginald X. Sh...

as William 'Willie'

as Jimmy Barbour

as George `Doc' Appleby

as Christine Lunceford

as Robert Struck

as Dean Claxton

as Prof. Moggs

as Inspector Deming

as Barrett, the Butler

as Judge Manton

as Mrs. Lunceford

as Terrence Abbott

as Prof. McAuley

as Prof. Barkley

as Mrs. Moggs

as Prosecutor

as Arthur
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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A delightful screwball comedy...

Full Review… | April 8, 2003
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