Dr. Cyclops
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The first Technicolor horror film since Mystery of the Wax Museum, Dr. Cyclops was directed by Ernest Schoedsack, of King Kong fame. Albert Dekker chews the scenery as mad scientist Dr. Thorkel, who has developed a process that will shrink human beings to doll size. His first victims include mining engineers Bill Stockton (Thomas Coley) and Steve Baker (Victor Kilian) and biologists Mary Mitchell (Janice Logan) and Dr. Bullfinch (Charles Halton). At first willing to play-act the role of benevolent despot with his miniaturized captives, Thorkel reveals the more sinister side of his personality… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"In Ernest B. Schoedsack's fantasy of characters at the mercy of high and low camera angles, every other shot is a pulp poem"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Terrific, old-fashioned thriller."
‑ Gerry Shamray, Your Movies (cleveland.com)
"Albert Dekker is marvelous as the eccentric biologist."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Great effects and a strong performance from Dekker, but not really compelling"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Scary!"
‑ Nell Minow, Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
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