The Dark Eyes of London (Dead Eyes of London) (The Human Monster) (Dr. Orloff)

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In theaters Mar 24, 1940
PG, 1 hr. 13 min.

Movie Info

Director: Walter Summers
Rated: PG
Running Time: 1 hr. 13 min.
Genre: Drama, Horror, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense, Classics
Theater Release: Mar 24, 1940
Synopsis: In this eerie British thriller, a Scotland Yard detective looks into the mysterious drownings of five blind people. A daughter of one of the victims helps the investigators discover that each of the victims were patients of Dr. Orloff who turns out to be the killer. They then discover that he was scamming the victims for their insurance money and then drowning them in the Thames. The plot comes from an Edgar Wallace story. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi

Critic Reviews

  • Lugosi is in fine form as the "brilliant, but unbalanced" Orloff and seems to be enjoying every last drop of his incredible perfidy. More...