Approved | | Sci-Fi, Horror
Mad doctor uses patients at his isolated psychiatric institute as subjects in his attempts to create longevity by surgically installing an artificial gland in their skulls, with disastrous results.
Despite the title, the plot of "The Unearthly" contains no extraterrestrial element.
Police Captain George Reagan:
Good Lord - what if they DO live forever?
When Natalie's surgery fails, her facial injuries - burns or decomposition, whatever they may be - are sellotaped to her neck.