"Mad Love," is today's pick for 31 days of classic horror. Peter Lorre fans who haven't seen this horror flick will want too. He gives one chilling performance almost chilling as his performance in "M." "Mad Love" is based on the story, "Hands of Orlac." Colin Clive and Frances Drake also starred in the movie and it was released in 1935.
Basically Mr. Lorre played a doctor who is in love with a woman that becomes an obsession but that's not the only thing that happens in the film, he gives her love, Stephen hands that are possessed. By the way this is Peter Lorre's film debut in America. It's a highly successful film debut for Lorre.
At the moment, "Mad Love," has a 100% critic rating and 80% for audience, not bad at all. This dark romantic tale about possession (more way than one) is an excellent one that has had many variations of the tale. It's Lorre's performance that makes this version one of the best.
So "Mad Love," is today's pick for 31 days of classic horror. Lorre fans will want find this movie and watch it tonight!