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Experiment Perilous (1944)

12/18/1944 (US) RomanceThriller 1h 31m

Who's in danger from whom? Who's crazy? Who can fathom the obscure motivations?


In 1903, Doctor Huntington Bailey meets a friendly older lady during a train trip. She tells him that she is going to visit her brother Nick and his lovely young wife Allida. Once in New York, Bailey hears that his train companion suddenly died. Shortly afterward, he meets the strange couple and gets suspicious of Nick's treatment of his wife.

  1. Jacques Tourneur


  2. Margaret Carpenter


  3. Warren Duff


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hedy Lamarr

    Hedy Lamarr

    Allida Bederaux

  2. George Brent

    George Brent

    Dr. Huntington Bailey

  3. Paul Lukas

    Paul Lukas

    Nick Bederaux

  4. Albert Dekker

    Albert Dekker

    'Clag' Claghorn

  5. Carl Esmond

    Carl Esmond

    John Maitland

  6. Olive Blakeney

    Olive Blakeney

    Clarissa 'Cissie' Bederaux

  7. George N. Neise

    George N. Neise

    Alec / Gregory

  8. Margaret Wycherly

    Margaret Wycherly

    Maggie, the Maid

  9. Stephanie Bachelor

    Stephanie Bachelor


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Experiment Perilous
Experiment Perilous

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Original Language English

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