Devil Bat, The (1940)
Sharp Fanged Blood Sucking DEATH Dives from MIDNIGHT SKIES!
poster Devil Bat, The
IMDb Rating:
5.6/10 (2576 votes)

Country:United States, 68 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Horror, Sci-Fi

Director(s):Jean Yarbrough

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 2797

Dr. Carruthers feels bitter at being betrayed by his employers, Heath and Morton, when they became rich as a result of a product he devised. He gains revenge by electrically enlarging bats and sending them out to kill his employers' family members by instilling in the bats a hatred for a particular perfume he has discovered, which he gets his victims to apply before going outdoors. Johnny Layton, a reporter, finally figures out Carruthers is the killer and, after putting the perfume on himself, douses it on Carruthers in the hopes it will get him to give himself away. One of the two is attacked as the giant bat makes one of its screaming, swooping power dives.

Bela Lugosi (as Dr. Paul Carruthers), Dave O'Brien (as Johnny Layton), Suzanne Kaaren (as Mary Heath), Yolande Donlan (as Maxine (as Yolande Mallott)), Hal Price (as Chief Wilkins)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3