Donovan's Brain
Donovan's Brain (1953)

Based on the novel by Curt Siodmak, this horror film follows scientist Dr. Patrick J. Cory's (Lew Ayres) discovery of a method to keep disembodied brains alive. However, when Cory gets a hold of the brain of a ruthless businessman who… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 1, 1953
DVD Release Date: September 1, 2009
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Critic Score: 55% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

A potentially risible idea is handled in satisfactory fashion.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

So-so adaptation of the Curt Siodmak novel

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Aj V
A pretty good movie which mixes elements of different horror/ sci-fi mad scientist movies. I liked it for the most part.