The Man They Could Not Hang
The Man They Could Not Hang (1939)

A scientist's greatest invention proves to be his darkest curse in this thriller that was part of Columbia and star Boris Karloff's "mad doctor" series. Karloff stars as Dr. Henryk Savaard, a brilliant heart expert who has… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: August 17, 1939
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The B-film story might be weak, but Boris Karloff gives a strong performance.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Works quite well, even though the mayhem doesn't get all that far.

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Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

Creepy Karloff, lower budget, but effective still.

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AJ Verser
This movie is unbelievable and kind of silly, but I liked it, it was a fun mad scientist movie with Karloff. There was really good suspense and a good actors.