|Dr. Moreau's House of Pain|
|Directed by||Charles Band|
|Written by||Earl Kenton (screenplay)|
H. G. Wells (novel)
|Starring||John Patrick Jordan|
Peter Donald Badalamenti II
|Distributed by||Full Moon Entertainment|
A group of friends investigate various strange events and find themselves trapped in a house at the mercy of a strange doctor and his various hideous "creations".
Charles Robert Band (born December 27, 1951) is an American film producer and director, known for his work on horror comedy movies.His most famous films are those in the Puppet Master franchise and the Subspecies series, made by his company Full Moon Features. Before Full Moon Features, his earlier (and now defunct) company Empire Pictures made films like Ghoulies and the cult classic Re-Animator. One of the few non-horror films he worked on was the Prehysteria! trilogy, which was made by his family-oriented company Moonbeam Entertainment.Full Moon Features
Full Moon Features is an American motion picture production and distribution company headed by B-movie veteran Charles Band. It is known for the direct-to-video series Puppet Master, Trancers, and Subspecies, as well as the film Castle Freak and the VideoZone featurette through 1989 to 2013.List of Full Moon Features productions
This is a list of all films produced by Full Moon Features. Note that this does not include any films that were produced by Charles Band prior to the creation of Full Moon, even though Full Moon now distributes some of them, such as Trancers. For a list of these pre-Full Moon productions, see Empire Pictures filmography.List of films broadcast by Horror Channel
Horror Channel (formerly Zone Horror) is a British movie channel. Since 2004, it has aired many films and television series. The following is a list of past, current, and upcoming films (theatrical, independent, direct-to-video and television films) on Horror Channel.
Notes: A television film that contains two or more parts is classed as a 'mini-series', therefore they will be included on main Horror Channel article (see Programmes section). Some of the titles below contain their alternative title and not their original title. These are the titles they received by Horror Channel.The Island of Doctor Moreau
The Island of Doctor Moreau is an 1896 science fiction novel by English author H. G. Wells. The text of the novel is the narration of Edward Prendick, a shipwrecked man rescued by a passing boat who is left on the island home of Doctor Moreau, a mad scientist who creates human-like hybrid beings from animals via vivisection. The novel deals with a number of philosophical themes, including pain and cruelty, moral responsibility, human identity, and human interference with nature. Wells described it as "an exercise in youthful blasphemy."The Island of Doctor Moreau is a classic of early science fiction and remains one of Wells' best-known books. The novel is the earliest depiction of the science fiction motif "uplift" in which a more advanced race intervenes in the evolution of an animal species to bring the latter to a higher level of intelligence. It has been adapted to film and other media on many occasions.