The X Rays (1897) By George Albert Smith

This is a horror-comedy film that came out two years after x-rays were invented. For the 19th century, this was otherworldly and frightening. It is around 6th place for first horror related films ever created!

Since it is so old, this video was hard to locate online. However, the British Film Institute has a copy of it on their YouTube Channel! Thanks BFI! 💀

The X Rays (1897) By George Albert Smith
“Don’t worry Honey. It’s going tibia okay!”

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Unbelievable Ways The Victorians Caused Their Own Deaths

This 59 minute video is by Absolute History. It is long, but well worth the watch! In the future, I’m sure, there will be videos about how we caused our own deaths.

Unbelievable Ways The Victorians Caused Their Own Deaths
Image by Enrique Meseguer from Pixabay

Umm… around 8:15:

 :interviewee offers a book to host:
:touching book: "Is it safe for you to touch?" - Host
"Probably Not" :laughs: "I would wash your hands after." - Interviewee.

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Dead Men Walk (1943) – American Horror Film

This movie was produced by Sigmund Neufeld. Video is free to watch online and download at Archive.org.

Dead Men Walk Plot

The story involves a kindly small-town physician Doctor Lloyd Clayton (Zucco). He secretly murders his twin brother Elwyn, because of Elwyn’s deep involvement in satanic occult practices. Only Elwyn’s hunchback assistant Zolarr (Frye) suspects the good doctor of doing away with his master. Zolarr confronts him on this matter, but the doctor maintains that he only acted in self-defense when his brother had become a danger to society.

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