Kongo (1932)

Director
William J. Cowen

Main cast
Walter Huston; Lupe Vélez; Conrad Nagel; Virginia Bruce; C. Henry Gordon

Genres
Horror, Drama

Description
From a wheelchair a handicapped white man rules an area of Africa as a living god. He rules the local natives through superstition and stage magic and he rules the few white people through sadism, keeping them virtual prisoners. He lives for the day he can avenge himself horribly on the man who stole his wife and crushed his spine. Strong and macabre stuff in a nearly forgotten horror film.


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