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The Phantom reCreeps - Blog


In 1939, a serial appeared. It starred Bela Lugosi as a mad scientist attempting to take over the world with a larger-than-life robot, amongst other inventions.

It ran for twelve, twenty-minute episodes.

Today, we released our colorized version of it.

Scene from 'the Phantom Creeps', 2020

All twelve episodes, or four hours worth.

It took some doing, and involved a lot more work than usually goes into our colorization process. None of the episodes had the same encoding, or quality or even resolution, so all of that had to be tweaked.

In the end, we came out with something that we think is quite watchable.

You can watch the first episode:

Users can already watch and download the entire series.


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