Directed by Frank R. Strayer (USA, 1933, 65 min.). Digital.
With an atmosphere worthy of Universal’s contemporaneous horror films, this slick little thriller finds mad doctor Lionel Atwill at work in a village where bodies are turning up mysteriously drained of blood. Could creepy local Dwight Frye be responsible?
Newsreel: Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 250 (USA, 1933, 9 min.). Digital.
Cartoon: Jack Frost, directed by Ub Iwerks (USA, 1934, 9 min.). Digital.
Digital restorations provided by UCLA Film and Television Archive. Synopsis courtesy of MoMA.