The Man With Nine Lives (Behind the Door)
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The Man With Nine Lives (Behind the Door)
Man with Nine Lives (released in England as Behind the Door) is the second of Columbia's unofficial "Mad Doctor" series starring Boris Karloff. This time, Boris is obsessed with the notion that he can come up with a cure for cancer. To do this, it is necessary for Karloff to freeze his patients, then use a revolutionary new serum on the bodies while they're in a state of suspended animation. Alas, Karloff is accidentally locked up with his deep-frozen subjects. When thawed out years later, he and the patients are alive and healthy. But when Karloff learns that his formula has… More

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"It stars Boris Karloff at his deliciously insane best as a mad scientist."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"At first curiously intriguing, The Man with Nine Lives eventually becomes so silly that it's hard to take much of it -- if any of it -- seriously."
‑ Christopher Null,
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