The Black Sleep

1956 film by Reginald Le Borg

The Black Sleep is a 1956 film about a 19th-century doctor who kidnaps living people and experiments on their brains, while they are still alive but under the influence of a powerful anesthetic, in an effort to discover a way to cure his wife's brain tumor. Directed by Reginald Le Borg. Written by John C. Higgins, based on a story by Gerald Drayson Adams.

The Terror Drug That Wakes the Dead!  (taglines)

Sir Joel Cadman

  • Rome wasn't built in a day, so it must have been built in the night.


  • The Terror Drug That Wakes the Dead!
  • Out of the evil brain of a twisted scientist comes a fantastic robot army - crushing all barriers...feeding on beauty - lusting to claw the world apart!
  • A horror horde of monster mutants walk the Earth!
  • Rising from the depths of a black hell!
  • Horror beyond Belief rising from the depths of a black hell!



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