Release dateFebruary 20, 1946 (1946-02-20) (United States) WriterJohn T. Neville (original story), John T. Neville (screenplay) CastGeorge Zucco (Prof. Andrew Forbes), Hope Kramer (Mary Forbes), Eddie Acuff (Jerry 'Jonesy' Jones), Wheaton Chambers (Louis Havener), James Metcalf (Dr. Lambert), Henry Hall (Sheriff Bill Hayes) Similar moviesRelated Sam Newfield movies
The Flying Serpent is a 1946 American fantasy-horror film directed by Sam Newfield and featuring George Zucco, Ralph Lewis, Hope Kramer and Eddie Acuff.
The film is also known as Killer with Wings (American recut version).
Insane archaeologist Prof. Andrew Forbes (George Zucco) uses a beast he unearthed to kill his enemies. The creature is the Aztec god Quetzalcoatl. Slowly those who know this try to stop the maniac and his monster.
George Zucco as Prof. Andrew Forbes
Ralph Lewis as Richard Thorpe
Hope Kramer as Mary Forbes
Eddie Acuff as Jerry 'Jonsey' Jones
Wheaton Chambers as Louis Havener
James Metcalf as Dr. Lambert
Henry Hall as Sheriff Bill Hayes
Milton Kibbee as Hastings
Budd Buster as Head of Inquest
Terry Frost as Vance Bennett
The film was loosely remade in 1982 by director Larry Cohen as Q, starring Michael Moriarty, Candy Clark, and Richard Roundtree.