Dr. Cyclops
Dr. Cyclops (1940)

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… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: May 13, 2008
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Fernando F. Croce

In Ernest B. Schoedsack's fantasy of characters at the mercy of high and low camera angles, every other shot is a pulp poem

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Gerry Shamray
Your Movies (cleveland.com)

Terrific, old-fashioned thriller.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Albert Dekker is marvelous as the eccentric biologist.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Great effects and a strong performance from Dekker, but not really compelling

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Bruce Bruce
Another film from the ultimate Sci Fi Collection. This is about a film where a Doctor is using uranium to miniaturizes things, The miniature horse is pretty… More
Anthony Valletta
If you have nothing better to do, this might fill your time.
Aj V
This movie feels like a 50s B movie, and it's pretty much the same story as the late 50s movie, Attack of the Puppet People, but Dr. Cyclops got there… More
Randy Tippy
Dr. Alexander Thorkel has discovered a way to use radiation to shrink pigs, horses and other assorted animals to a fraction of their former size. Obsessed with… More