The Man Who Lived Again


1h 1m 1936

Brief Synopsis

Dr. Laurence, a once-respectable scientist, begins to research the origin of the mind and the soul. The science community rejects him, and he risks losing everything for which he has worked. He begins to use his discoveries to save his research and further his own causes, thereby becoming... a Mad Scientist, almost unstoppable...

Film Details

Also Known As
Doctor Manic, The Man Who Changed His Mind
Release Date
Nov 1, 1936
Premiere Information
London opening: Sep 1936
Production Company
Gainsborough Pictures, Ltd.; Gaumont-British Picture Corp.
Distribution Company
Gaumont-British Picture Corp. of America
Country
Great Britain and United States
Location
Great Britain

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 1m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1
Film Length
7ft

Synopsis

Outside London, Dr. Laurience discovers a way to transport the mind of one person into another. His discovery enlists the support of newspaper publisher Lord Haslewood, whom the doctor turns on when the London medical community dismisses him. Out of jealousy, Laurience attempts to exchange minds with Dick Haslewood, the fiancé of Dr. Clare Wyatt. His plans foiled, Laurience dies as Clare promises to destroy his invention.

Film Details

Also Known As
Doctor Manic, The Man Who Changed His Mind
Release Date
Nov 1, 1936
Premiere Information
London opening: Sep 1936
Production Company
Gainsborough Pictures, Ltd.; Gaumont-British Picture Corp.
Distribution Company
Gaumont-British Picture Corp. of America
Country
Great Britain and United States
Location
Great Britain

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 1m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1
Film Length
7ft

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Notes

This film was released in Great Britain under the title The Man Who Changed His Mind. Modern sources include Producer Michael Balcon, Design Vetchinsky, Costumes Molyneux and Music Director Louis Levy in the production.