Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Kongo (1932)

Starring Walter Huston, Conrad Nagel, Lupe Venez, and Virginia Bruce; directed William Cowen

A remake of the 1928 horror classic, "West of Zanzibar," Kongo depicts a mad, wheel-chair bound American who rules over a small African fiefdom, waiting for the day he can avenge himself upon the man who stole his wife and crushed his spine.

The Ben Ali Theatre, which was located at 121 East Main, promotional display for Kongo, 10/1/1932, Lafayette Studios collection #1399b