Behind Locked Doors (The Human Gorilla)
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Behind Locked Doors (The Human Gorilla)
Behind the locked doors of a mental institution resides crooked politico Judge Drake (Herbert Heyes), free from prosecution so long as he pretends to be crazy. To get the goods on Drake, private detective Ross Stewart (Richard Carlson) has himself committed to the asylum as a patient. Meanwhile, reporter Kathy Lawrence (Lucille Bremer), posing as Stewart's wife, acts as his liaison to the outside world. But when Drake figures out what's going on, he pulls strings to have Stewart meet with an "accident" during his stay at the institution. Ralf Harolde, who memorably portrayed… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Strange little mystery thriller, with some good visual style from director Budd Boetticher."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Stupefying dull."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Aside from being well directed, this melodrama has little else to recommend it."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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