The Invisible Man (1933) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Invisible Man

James Whale, 1933

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The Invisible Man
H.G. Wells, 1897

The Invisible Man is a movie directed by James Whale in 1933 and based on the book of the same name by H.G. Wells, first published in 1897. The movie features Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, William Harrigan, Henry Travers, E.E. Clive, Una O’Connor, and others.

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RATING

7.7

/ 10

Movie Poster: The Invisible Man (James Whale, 1933)

7.2

/ 10

Book Cover: The Invisible Man (H.G. Wells, 1897)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Invisible Man, the 1897 book by H.G. Wells.

The Invisible Man

Read by: Alan Munro

Storyline

On a snowy night, a stranger, his face swathed in bandages and his eyes obscured by dark goggles, takes a room at The Lion’s Head Inn in the English village of Iping in Sussex. Later, the innkeeper, Mr. Hall, is sent by his wife to evict the stranger after the stranger has made a huge mess in his room while doing research and has fallen behind in his rent.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Invisible Man, the 1933 movie by James Whale

Year

1933

Minutes

71

Movie Rate

7.70

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Invisible Man

Country: USA

Year: 1933

Length: 1h11m

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Cover of The Invisible Man, the 1897 book by H.G. Wells

Year

1897

Pages

192

Book Rate

7.28

S: Goodreads

Book

The Invisible Man

Country: UK

First published in: 1897

Length: 192 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

Movie poster
Hollow Man (2000)
Movie by Paul Verhoeven
TV Series poster
The Invisible Man (2000-2002)
TV Series by Matt Greenberg
Movie poster
The Invisible Man (2020)
Movie by Leigh Whannell

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Poster of The Invisible Man, the 1933 movie by James Whale

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Cover of The Invisible Man, the 1897 book by H.G. Wells

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