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* ThisCannotBe: Conway's response on seeing [[spoiler:Harry Jethro coming to kill him]] is a [[OhCrap horrified]], "No! You're ''dead!'' I had you ''buried!''"


A NoBudget BMovie thriller from 1957.

Professor Charles Conway (Creator/JohnCarradine) is a MadScientist attempting to develop the proverbial FountainOfYouth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that Conway can cure their depression. However, his research hasn't been successful and his subjects are turned into grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.

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A NoBudget BMovie thriller from 1957.

1957, directed by Boris Petroff and starring Creator/JohnCarradine, Allison Hayes, Myron Healey, and Creator/TorJohnson.

Professor Charles Conway (Creator/JohnCarradine) (Carradine) is a MadScientist attempting to develop the proverbial FountainOfYouth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, Conway uses as his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that Conway he can cure their depression. However, his The research hasn't has been successful unsuccessful, however, and his subjects are turned into have all wound up as grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.



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* ImmortalityImmorality: He hasn't actually achieved it yet, but Conway keeps up his gruesome glandular experiments trying to figure it out.

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[[caption-width-right:348:Lured into the house of monsters...[[FanService and butts.]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:348:Lured into the house of monsters...[[FanService and butts.]]]]


Professor Charles Conway (JohnCarradine) is a MadScientist attempting to develop the proverbial FountainOfYouth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that Conway can cure their depression. However, his research hasn't been successful and his subjects are turned into grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.

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Professor Charles Conway (JohnCarradine) (Creator/JohnCarradine) is a MadScientist attempting to develop the proverbial FountainOfYouth by creating "the 17th gland". Ignoring all aspects of scientific ethics, his research subjects are people who have no family and are under the impression that Conway can cure their depression. However, his research hasn't been successful and his subjects are turned into grotesque zombies. Some of Conway's patients begin to catch on to his scheme and intend to stop him.


* HoistByTheirOwnPetard: [[spoiler:Conway is strangled to death by his earlier test subject Harry Jethro, who turns out to be NotQuiteDead.]]

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* HoistByTheirOwnPetard: [[spoiler:Conway is strangled stabbed to death by his earlier test subject Harry Jethro, who turns out to be NotQuiteDead.]]


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* PublicDomainSoundtrack: Several of the musical cues in this film would reappear in ''[[Film/Bloodlust Bloodlust]]''.

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* PublicDomainSoundtrack: Several of the musical cues in this film would reappear in ''[[Film/Bloodlust Bloodlust]]''.''Film/{{Bloodlust}}''.


* PublicDomainSoundtrack: Several of the musical cues in this film would reappear in ''Film/Bloodlust''.

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* PublicDomainSoundtrack: Several of the musical cues in this film would reappear in ''Film/Bloodlust''.''[[Film/Bloodlust Bloodlust]]''.

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* PublicDomainSoundtrack: Several of the musical cues in this film would reappear in ''Film/Bloodlust''.


* HoistByTheirOwnPetard: [[spoiler:Conway is strangled to death by his earlier test subject Harry Jethro, who turns out to be NotQuiteDead.]]



* WeWillUseManualLaborInTheFuture: Conway has a bunch of cavemen in his basement, turning some sort of power turbine to keep his machines running.

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* WeWillUseManualLaborInTheFuture: Conway has a bunch of cavemen in his basement, turning some sort of power turbine to keep his machines running. It's not made clear if they were his first failures or the source of his glands.


* HeyItsThatGuy: Subverted, in that Joel and the Bots get their initial guesses for JohnCarradine movies confused with other works by members of his family.
--> '''Joel:''' Starring, uh, JohnCarradine; that was ''KungFu'', right? [[hottip:*: Wrong; that's ''David'' Carradine]]
--> '''Tom:''' No, no, he was the guy in ''RevengeOfTheNerds''! [[hottip:*: Wrong again; that's ''Robert'' Carradine!]]
--> '''Crow:''' Maybe he's the guy that does all those Alan Rudolph films. [[hottip:*: 0 for 3; that's ''Keith'' Carradine!]]
--> '''Joel and Tom:''' Oh, yeah, that must be it...

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