Condemned to Live

May 3, 2016 at 1:35 am (5 Heads, Condemned to Live) (, )

Condemned to Live – 1935 – United States

In Condemned to Live’s opening scene, a doctor and a pregnant woman are in Africa being hunted by natives. They hide in a cave filled with vampire bats and the pregnant woman is bitten. The next scene is in a village, presumably in Europe. A mysterious creature is killing the villagers by tearing their throats out. The villagers believe it is a vampire bat. In actuality, it is the village’s beloved professor. The professor is the son of the pregnant woman in the first scene. Whenever he is in complete darkness, he enters a trance and kills people without realizing it. When the professor finally discovers that he is the murderer, he commits suicide by diving into a pit.

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