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Island of Lost Souls 1932 PG

70 mins USA Director. Erle C. Kenton

Highly controversial in its day (it was once banned in the UK), this adaptation of a H.G. Wells novel has lost none of its power to grip and disturb. A shipwrecked sailor finds himself on a remote island run by the mad scientist Dr Moreau, who, through his bizarre genetic experiments, has created the strange half human/half animal creatures that populate the island. Can our hero escape the same fate?

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Directed by

Erle C. Kenton

Featuring

Charles Laughton

Bela Lugosi

Richard Arlen

Genres

Science Fiction Horror

Collection

Cult Cinema Altered States

Certificate

PG Contains mild violence and scary scenes

Released

1932

Country

USA

Language

English

Production company

Paramount Productions

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