The Ape 1940

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The Ape ★★ 1940

When his daughter dies of a crippling disease, Karloff becomes fixated with the mission to cure paralysis. Obviously distraught, he begins donning the hide of an escaped circus ape whose spinal fluid is the key to the serum. Hide-bedecked, he slays unknowing townspeople to tap them of their spinal fluid and cure his latest patient. 62m/B VHS, DVD . Boris Karloff, Maris Wrixon, Henry Hall, Gertrude Hoffman; D: William Nigh.