Condemned to Live

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"What was this creature that DEATH could not claim?"
  • Approved
  • 1935
  • 1 hr 5 min
  • 4.8  (569)

Condemned to Live, released in 1935, is a horror movie that tells the story of a young man who becomes a vampire after receiving a blood transfusion from a mysterious creature. The film is directed by Frank R. Strayer and stars Ralph Morgan, Pedro de Cordoba, and Maxine Doyle. The movie is set in a small village where young Dr. Paul forced to give a blood transfusion to a mysterious stranger in order to save his life. After the transfusion, the stranger dies, and shortly after the young doctor begins to experience strange and disturbing changes in his behavior. He becomes obsessed with drinking the blood of animals, and his fiancee, May, starts to get disturbed by his behavior. As it turns out, the stranger was actually a vampire, and he has passed on the curse of vampirism to Dr. Paul. As the young doctor's condition deteriorates, he becomes more and more vampiric, and his thirst for blood grows stronger.

As the story unfolds, Dr. Paul's behavior becomes more and more erratic, and the townspeople begin to notice. May, desperately trying to help her fiance, turns to Dr. Von Altermann, a friend of the family who happens to be an expert in vampirism. With his help, May and Von Altermann set out to stop Dr. Paul before he harms anyone else.

Along the way, the audience is introduced to a cast of colorful characters, including the village priest, who is convinced that the devil is at work in the village, and a group of gypsy caravans that add an element of mystery and intrigue. Eventually, the film takes a dramatic turn as the townspeople form a posse to hunt down Dr. Paul and put an end to his reign of terror.

Overall, Condemned to Live is a classic horror movie that is both suspenseful and entertaining. The film's moody, gothic atmosphere and strong performances from the cast make it one of the standout horror films of the 1930s. While it may not be as well-known as some of the other horror classics from this era, it is definitely worth a watch for horror fans looking for something different.

Condemned to Live is a 1935 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 5 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.8.

Condemned to Live
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    1 hr 5 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.8  (569)