Ape, The (1940)
The Ape (1940)
Directed by William Nigh
He keeps human life in test tubes, and prowls at night in the skin of an ape!
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.
Boris Karloff .... Dr. Bernard Adrian
Maris Wrixon .... Miss Frances Clifford
Gene O'Donnell .... Danny Foster
Dorothy Vaughan .... Mother Clifford
Gertrude Hoffman .... Jane, Adrian's Housekeeper
Henry Hall .... Sheriff Jeff Halliday
Selmer Jackson .... Dr. McNulty
Also Known As: Gorilla
Runtime: 62 min
Color: Black and White
Sound Mix: Mono (Western Electric Sound System)