Film: Mystery of the Wax Museum

Mystery of the Wax Museum is a 1933 horror film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Lionel Atwill and Fay Wray.

When sculptor Ivan Igor's wax museum is burned down by his treacherous partner, he is left devastated. Ten years later in then-present day New York, he opens a new museum, with more lifelike statues than ever before....

It was later remade as House of Wax (1953) which in turn was remade as House of Wax (2005).


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