ARMcinema25 @ The Rotunda

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 8:00pm

Andrew’s Video Vault at the Rotunda | 2013 Series

The Monster (1925, 86 min)
Roland West directs one of the first "mad scientist" films based on a play by Crane Wilbur. West’s movie freely mixes horror and comedy as Lon Chaney uses a "death chair" to transfer the soul of a woman into a man's body.

The Eyes of The Mummy Ma (1918, 57 min)
Director Ernst Lubitsch’s Egypt-set thriller about a young painter visiting the cursed tomb of a dead Queen.

This program is made possible through the generous support of the Cinema Studies Program and The Rotunda at the University of Pennsylvania, and ARMcinema25. Special thanks: Andrew Repasky McElhinney, Curator of the Film Series.

Cinema Studies Program
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