The Lost Face

  • 1965
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Science Fiction

Brodsky stars as a successful transplant surgeon whose best efforts are frustrated by lack of interest on the part of the medical establishment. This forces him to become involved with a gangster who pays him big money to remove the face of a priest the gangster has murdered and transplant it to himself. After a few face changes, Brodsky realizes that it...read more

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Brodsky stars as a successful transplant surgeon whose best efforts are frustrated by lack of interest on the part of the medical establishment. This forces him to become involved with a gangster who pays him big money to remove the face of a priest the gangster has murdered and transplant

it to himself. After a few face changes, Brodsky realizes that it is better to be unrecognized in a pure environment than to be a genius in a corrupt one. The film is a bit too preachy, but funny and interesting nonetheless.

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