The Flying Serpent
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This threadbare PRC production plays like an Aztec variant on the studio's earlier Devil Bat, with PRC favorite George Zucco assaying the Bela Lugosi role. Zucco plays mad archaeologist Andrew Forbes, who stumbles upon the nest of a monstrous winged serpent -- the apparent source for the myth of the Aztec god Quetzalcoatl -- while on a dig in Mexico. After the creature seeks out and kills his wife to recover one of its missing feathers, Forbes learns that he can eliminate his enemies (and protect a cache of plundered Aztec treasure) by planting one such plume on their person and letting… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"shows no imagination."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Zucco, a lovably hokey flying monster...what's not to love?"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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