The Manster


The Manster (1962)




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When a less than reputable American journalist is given an injection by a mad scientist, he begins to sprout a second head, which begins with just an eye on his shoulder. Things don't get much better.

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Critic Reviews for The Manster

All Critics (3)

Raw greatness that refuses to be contained by mediocre skin.

Oct 9, 2011 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

A different kind of horror film; a Japanese-American co-production that works in spurts.

Oct 17, 2003 | Rating: 2/5

Strange, sometimes amusing sci-fi horror.

Aug 14, 2003 | Rating: 3/5

Audience Reviews for The Manster

For a B movie, The Manster was not half bad thanks to the nice special make up, but it still didn't fail to bore me to death.

Sylvester Kuo
Sylvester Kuo

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A mad scientist corrupts a foreign correspondent in Tokyo, eventually turning him into a monster---I mean, a MANster. Silly title, silly film, but it does have an exotic psychotronic atmosphere, with transformations, geishas, infidelity, theremins, hyperactive overacting, and an erupting volcano. Incredibly, this schlock originally played on a double bill with the surreal horror masterpiece EYES WITHOUT A FACE.

Greg S
Greg S

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