UNM-LA screens ‘The Invisible Man’

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By Special to the Monitor

Monster Movie Wednesdays at UNM-Los Alamos will feature “The Invisible Man” (1933, 71 minutes, NR) at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the UNM-LA Lecture Hall in Bldg. 2. The movie is free and open to the public.
Based on H.G. Wells’ novel, the film is directed by James Whale of “Frankenstein” fame and stars Claude Rains as a “mad scientist” who discovers a drug that turns him invisible.
The iconic figure covered in bandages and wearing sunglasses, finds the drug also compels him to commit unspeakable acts.
The film includes special effects still emulated today.
Monster Movie Wednesdays will continue with “Psycho” on
Oct. 20 and runs through Dec. 8.
See  the full movie schedule at www.la.unm.edu.