The Devil-Doll
The Devil-Doll (1936)

Oscar-winner Lionel Barrymore ("It's a Wonderful Life") stars in this classic horror thriller about a Devil's Island escapee who shrinks murderous slaves and sells them to his victims as dolls. Co-starring Maureen… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1936
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John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...more of a mystery yarn, a tall-tale if you will, than a horror movie, although it is big on mood and atmosphere.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

One of Browning's more bizarre and enjoyable entries.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An enthralling weirdo horror thriller directed by Tod Browning.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Though it might not be the climax to Browning's distinctive career in the genre one might have wished, it's certainly a worthwhile film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
Weird, silly movie. I didn't care for it.
Greg S
A revenge-minded escaped convict lucks into a process for miniaturizing people, then controlling them with his mind. With it's shrunken murdering… More
Christopher Brown
Great Todd Browning film, the guy truly was a master of horror and the bizarre.