Before I Hang Movie Review Summary

Actors: Boris Karloff, Evelyn Keyes

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Dr. Garth is on trial for murder after putting to death his friend who was dying. In the trial, he reveals that he had been researching a cure for aging and how he was going to try and save his friend but it was too late. The judge sentences him to be hanged in three weeks. As he awaits death he is allowed to continue his experiments in his jail cell. He uses the blood of a recently executed prisoner and has success in curing aging. He tries to test the serum on himself before he is sent to be executed and the results are interesting.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Adelyn Tomlinson a Level 3 Eurasian Jay scholar

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Character operated on/altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   turned into a monster or alien

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   doctor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Misc settings    -   prison    -   lab

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Tone of movie    -   fearful

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