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The Man Without a Body

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A wealthy businessman discovers he has a brain tumor and seeks medical help.

What should he do next?

1. Contact the Mayo Clinic?

2. Connect with family and friends?

3. Seek out a scientist who along with a lovelorn assistant is experimenting with transplanting monkey heads, then, fly to France to dig up the body of noted astrologer Nostradumas, cut off his head, put it in a carry-on bag and fly to London in hopes of having a full head graft?

If you answered "Three!" and are wondering if insurance covers that sort of thing, this is the movie for you! 

Directed by Billy Wilder's brother and starring the head of Nostradamus, The Man Without A Body makes The Brain That Wouldn't Die seem like… um, well, a better movie.

Rated TV-14 for violence, smoking, language, and for using a real monkey with its head poking out of a table to appear severed.

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Medium (929.1 MB)
High (TV) 480p (1.46 GB)
Burnable DVD Image (3.94 GB)

Digital HD Video file formats

Legacy devices (330.92 MB)
Low (510.28 MB)
Medium (929.1 MB)
High (TV) 480p (1.46 GB)
HD Low 720p (946.81 MB)
HD Medium 720p (1.47 GB)
HD High 1080p (8.33 GB)
Burnable SD DVD Image (3.94 GB)

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RiffMeter rating

Average: 9.3 (51 votes)

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Movie Decade

Release date

July 14, 2023


78 minutes
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