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Monsters and Madmen (1958 - 1959)  

Number: 809

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IMDB Rating: star star star star star star star star star star

Country: UK / USA, 315 minutes

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Genre(s): Horror, Drama, Sci-Fi, Crime, Mystery

Director: Multiple

Cast: Boris Karloff, Arthur Franz, Marshall Thompson

Medium: Original DVD

Plot Outline:
The Atomic Submarine (1959)
When a nuclear-powered submarine, the Tiger Shark, sets out to investigate a series of mysterious disappearances near the Arctic Circle, its fearless crew finds itself besieged by electrical storms, an Unidentified Floating Saucer, and lots of hairy tentacles.

First Man into Space (1959)
In this interstellar cautionary tale, brash U.S. Navy test pilot Dan Prescott, hungry for fame, rockets himself beyond Earth’s atmosphere, only to become encrusted with cosmic dust and return a blood-drinking monster.

The Haunted Strangler (1958)
Nineteenth-century English author James Rankin (Boris Karloff) believes that the wrong man was hanged twenty years earlier for a series of murders, but his investigations lead him to a horrible and, for him, gruesomely inescapable secret.

Corridors of Blood (1959)
In 1840s London, Dr. Thomas Bolton (Boris Karloff) dares to dream the unthinkable: to operate on patients without causing pain. Unfortunately, the road to general anesthesia is blocked by a ruthless killer (Christopher Lee), as well as Bolton’s devastating addiction to his own chemical experiments

Comments: Criterion Collection;UPC715515021623;;Criterion Collection - Spine #364;

Loaned: No

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