The Invisible Man Returns
The Invisible Man Returns (1940)

This semi-sequel to The Invisible Man stars Vincent Price in the title role. Condemned for a murder he did not commit, Price begs doctor John Sutton to inject him with an invisibility serum. Sutton does so, even though he warns Price that… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 12, 1940
DVD Release Date: March 15, 2005
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

A creative expansion on the original's story that uses the same hook to significantly different, more humane ends.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Fun Universal programmer, original is of course better

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A very good sequel to "The Invisible Man (33)," though not as imaginative as the original.

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Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

Mostly forgettable story that employs a relative of the original transparent dude. Yes, taking the potion can make you insane. Been there, done that.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Another wonderful Universal B-horror film with Vincent Price giving a wonderful vocal performance; as usual the special effects are first-rate for the era.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Lots of fun

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Good, but not great sequel to the original Whale classic.

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Flixster Audience Score: 60% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
The Invisible Man Returns is a strong follow-up to The Invisible Man. The film is also the best sequel to the original horror classic. Starring Vincent Price as… More
Byron Brubaker
Vincent Price takes over for Rains as the lead, and in the end, I liked this story a bit better than the original. I agree with what someone else here on… More
Aj V
This sequel has a boring sequel story, but it is worth watching for an early performance, mostly voice, from Vincent Price.
Jeff Boam
A highly (special) effective sequel that smartly makes the main character more sympathetic, this Return to the series works even when the acting's wonky.… More
Stella Dallas
never reaches the heights of whale's film and vincent price is too hammy
Anthony Valletta
Good combination of Universal monster movie and early Noir.