Dr. Cyclops Reviews

March 26, 2009
Story and direction both fail to catch and hold interest.
March 25, 2006
Dr. Cyclops is the best bad picture of the year, an epic of silliness, and, more than that, a triumph of the process screen and the department of trick effects all combined very tastefully with Technicolor.
January 26, 2006
An engaging fantasy with brilliantly executed (though mostly rather unimaginative) special effects which look back to The Devil Doll and forward to The Incredible Shrinking Man.
August 25, 2017
The story and characterisation is where this movie falls apart, even given the fact that you know from the start it's going to be schlocky.
October 19, 2016
The standard plot now looks hackneyed, and the cueball-headed Dekker is stereotypically crazy. However, the impressive array of oversize props make this a lot of fun to watch.
October 19, 2016
Beautifully crafted trash that should appeal to all lovers of sci-fi, horror and cult cinema.
October 19, 2016
It all looks so familiar now, but by placing the film in its historical perspective--novel special effects, Technicolor, and the directorial pull of Schoedsack--one can understand its sensational attraction at its time.
July 22, 2012
In Ernest B. Schoedsack's fantasy of characters at the mercy of high and low camera angles, every other shot is a pulp poem
October 7, 2006
Albert Dekker is marvelous as the eccentric biologist.
August 16, 2005