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Before I hang / Columbia Pictures ; story by Karl Brown and Robert D. Andrews ; screenplay by Robert D. Andrews ; producer: Wallace MacDonald ; directed by Nick Grinde.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (62 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2011]

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General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Participant or Performer Note:
Boris Karloff, Evelyn Keyes, Bruce Bennett.
Summary, etc.:
Sentenced to die for his role in a mercy killing, Dr. John Garth spends his final days continuing his experiments from death row. On the eve of his execution, Garth injects himself with a serum made from the blood of a homicidal maniac. Only after learning that his own death sentence has been commuted, he discovers his experiment has a dangerous, and deadly, side effect.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Subject: Digital recordings.
Death row inmates > Drama.
Self-experimentation in medicine > Drama.
Genre: Medical drama.
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Horror films.

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