Creeping Flesh
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Peter Cushing delivers one of his finest hand-wringing performances as Emmanuel Hildern, a Victorian man of science who relates a mad tale of horror to his half-brother and professional rival James (Christopher Lee). His tale begins with the discovery of the weird skeletal remains of a large unknown humanoid in Papua, new Guinea, which he carts back to England for study. Even more unusual than the skeleton's ghastly appearance is its ability to grow new flesh when moistened with water. Further research reveals that the creature may actually be instilled with the very essence of malevolence… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 80%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This 'Flesh' has little a-peel."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"Tepid horror with two British icons as its only draw."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Peter Cushing in a hand-wringing performance is Professor Emmanuel Hildern."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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