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Ape, The (1940)  link to Ape, The on IMDb  

Number: 2894

poster Ape, The

IMDb Rating:
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4.6/10 (1554 votes)

Country: USA, 62 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Horror

Director(s): William Nigh

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
Dr. Bernard Adrian is a kindly mad scientist who seeks to cure a young woman's polio. He needs spinal fluid from a human to complete the formula for his experimental serum. Meanwhile, a vicious circus ape has broken out of its cage, and is terrorizing towns people.

Tagline: These cold eyes have watched a thousand men die screaming!

Cast:

photo Boris Karloff Boris Karloff Dr. Bernard Adrian
photo Ray Corrigan Ray Corrigan Nabu the Gorilla
photo Maris Wrixon Maris Wrixon Miss Frances Clifford
photo Dorothy Vaughan Dorothy Vaughan Mother Clifford
photo Gertrude Hoffman Gertrude Hoffman Jane - Adrian's Housekeeper (as Gertrude W. Hoffman)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3