Not Rated | | Horror, Sci-Fi
Sir Joel Cadman, a mad scientist, kidnaps his victims and cuts open their brains in an effort to discover a means to cure his wife's brain tumor.
Bela Lugosi was reportedly very unhappy with his lack of dialogue and reportedly pestered director Reginald Le Borg to give him some lines. Although Le Borg did eventually shoot some extra dialogue scenes with the actor, they were never used. (Chaney doesn't speak either, but apparently he didn't care as much.)
Sir Joel Cadman:
Rome wasn't built in a day, so it must have been built in the night.
The opening title card reads "Newgate Prison" but it is over a shot of the Tower of London, which is a different structure entirely in a different part of London.