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Return of the Ape Man (1944)

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60 min | Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi

While on an Arctic expedition, two scientists find the frozen body of a prehistoric caveman. They bring him home to their laboratory, but decide that in order to fully utilize (and control) him, they must transplant a more developed brain ...See moreWhile on an Arctic expedition, two scientists find the frozen body of a prehistoric caveman. They bring him home to their laboratory, but decide that in order to fully utilize (and control) him, they must transplant a more developed brain into the caveman. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Director
Phil Rosen (as Philip Rosen)
Writer
Robert Charles (original screenplay)
Cinematographer
Marcel Le Picard (photography)
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Updated Jul 17, 1944

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Jul 17, 1944 (United States)

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13 cast members
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Bela Lugosi
Prof. Dexter Prof. Dexter   See fewer
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John Carradine
Prof. John Gilmore Prof. John Gilmore   See fewer
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George Zucco
Ape Man (credit only) Ape Man (credit only)   See fewer
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Frank Moran
Ape Man Ape Man   See fewer
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Teala Loring
Anne Gilmore (as Judith Gibson) Anne Gilmore (as Judith Gibson)   See fewer
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Tod Andrews
Steve Rogers (as Michael Ames) Steve Rogers (as Michael Ames)   See fewer
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Mary Currier
Mrs. Hilda Gilmore Mrs. Hilda Gilmore   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Sergeant (as Ed Chandler) Sergeant (as Ed Chandler)   See fewer
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Ernie Adams
Tramp, Willie the Weasel Tramp, Willie the Weasel   See fewer
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Horace B. Carpenter
Theater watchman (uncredited) Theater watchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Donovan
Policeman Barney (uncredited) Policeman Barney (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Eldredge
Patrolman on beat (uncredited) Patrolman on beat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Leigh
Long Shot (archive footage) (uncredited) Long Shot (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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4.9 / 10 | 240 votes