SUSPENSE: DONOVAN'S BRAIN, PT. 2 (RADIO)

Summary

Continued from R86:0043. One in this series of dramatic thrillers. In this episode, part two of two, Cory begins to let Donovan's brain control his actions. Cory's son David, realizing that his father is going crazy, begs him to stop the experiment. Cory erupts with anger which shows that he has now become Donovan. Somehow David convinces Cory to put an end to this madness. The only way to destroy the brain is to feed it an opposite blood type, which David happens to have. Cory takes care of the brain, David, and himself before any more damage can take place. Includes commercials and public service announcements.

Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: May 25, 1944 Thursday 8:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:29:00
  • COLOR/B&W:
  • CATALOG ID: R86:0044
  • GENRE: Drama, mystery/suspense
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Drama, mystery/suspense
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - Radio series, 1942-1962
  • COMMERCIALS: Radio - Commercials - Roma wine^Radio - PSA - U.S. War Bonds

CREDITS

    • William Spier … Producer, Director
    • Curt Siodmak … Writer, Based on the novel "Donovan's Brain" by
    • John Dickson Carr … Adapted by
    • Lud Gluskin … Composer, Conductor
    • Berne Surrey … Sound effects by
    • Truman Bradley … Announcer
    • Orson Welles … Cast, Dr. Patrick Cory
    • Joseph Kearns … Cast, the Man in Black, with others