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The Invisible Ray
Directed by:
Lambert Hillyer

Released on January 20 of 1936 in the USA, "The Invisible Ray" (also known as "Raggio invisibile, Il", "Tödliche Strahlen") is a Horror/Science Fiction film directed by Lambert Hillyer, and written by John Colton (screenplay) , starring Bela Lugosi, Frances Drake, Frank Lawton, Violet Kemble Cooper, Walter Kingsford and Beulah Bondi.

Destruction to all he touched or looked upon!

Who directed "The Invisible Ray":

The Invisible Ray was directed by Lambert Hillyer, an American director, writer, and actor.

Before making The Invisible Ray, Lambert Hillyer had directed Miss Nobody, released in 1926, Barbara Frietchie (1924), The Spoilers (1923), The Shock (1923), The Altar Stairs (1922), and Wagon Tracks (1919). Since, he directed Dracula's Daughter, released in 1936, Gang Bullets (1938), Convict's Code (1939), Bombardier (1943), Law Men (1944), and Sundown Riders (1948).

When was "The Invisible Ray" released:

The Invisible Ray was first released on Monday, January 20, 1936, in the United States.. This was eighty-three (83) years ago.

What is the casting of "The Invisible Ray":

At the casting of The Invisible Ray we find Bela Lugosi, previously seen in Murder by Television (1935) and The Raven (1935); Frances Drake (Mad Love (1935), Les Misérables (1935)); Frank Lawton (The Personal History, Adventures, Experience, and Observation of David Copperfield, the Younger (1935), One More River (1934)) [ more... ]

  • Paul Weigel and Bela Lugosi, Frank Reicher also worked together in Ninotchka, released in 1939.
  • Paul Weigel and Walter Kingsford, Frank Reicher can all be seen in Anthony Adverse, released in 1936.
  • Frank Reicher and Beulah Bondi also worked together in One Foot in Heaven, released in 1941.

What is the Storyline of "The Invisible Ray":

A visionary doctor, Dr. Janos Rukh (Boris Karloff) invents a telescope that can look far out into space — into the Andromeda Galaxy — and pick up rays of light that will show the Earth's past. Looking at the past on a television-like screen, a group of assembled doctors as well as Dr. Rukh see a large meteor hit the earth thousands of years ago. Rukh convinces the doctors to go on an expedition to find the meteor that appeared to land in Africa. While in Africa, Rukh finds the meteor but is [...]

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