Feature: The Bride of the Gorilla

Raymond Burr stars as Barney Chavez, a plantation owner in South America, who kills one of his employees to get to his beautiful wife, Dina Van Gleder (Barbara Payton). But when a a curse is put upon him, Barney turns into a gorilla at night!

  • Cartoon: Superman "Terror on the Midway"
  • Newsreel: Oregon Cowboys
  • Musical: Cab Calloway "Hi De Ho"
  • Feature: Bride of the Gorilla

Get the history behind this movie in our regular Classic Cool Theater feature, Classic Cool Context, and learn the sad story of Barbara Payton's life.