Poverty Row Preserved
United States | 1932 | Lowell Sherman
Lowell Sherman (co-star of Griffith’s Way Down East) directs and stars in this unclassifiable mix of sophisticated comedy and grotesque horror, playing an unscrupulous surgeon whose innovative face-lifting technique still has some significant shortcomings. Preceded at showtime by Hearst Metrotone News, Vol. 4, No. 226 (1932) and Dave Fleischer’s Betty Boop cartoon classic Snow White (1933). All films digitally restored by the UCLA Film & Television Archive. DCP. Total 97 min.
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