Shadowed Eyes

  • 1939
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

This ludicrous crime melodrama stars Sydney as a world-famous eye surgeon who goes temporarily insane and kills his wife's lover. When he is captured and sentenced to life in an asylum, Sydney's situation looks hopeless until a bizarre turn of events leads to his freedom. As it turns out, his assistant's father, Rome, a man in desperate need of Sydney's...read more

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This ludicrous crime melodrama stars Sydney as a world-famous eye surgeon who goes temporarily insane and kills his wife's lover. When he is captured and sentenced to life in an asylum, Sydney's situation looks hopeless until a bizarre turn of events leads to his freedom. As it turns

out, his assistant's father, Rome, a man in desperate need of Sydney's surgical skills, just happens to be the prosecuting attorney who got him his sentence. Unable to get Sydney released, the assistant breaks him out of the asylum to perform the operation. Though Sydney suffers a brief relapse

into insanity that causes a few moments of tension, the surgery is a success and leads to a vow from his assistant to work diligently for his official release.

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