July 10, 2021

This Day in Halloween: Tod Browning's "The Devil-Doll" opens across the U.S. in 1936. / Illustration by Sorprisela Martinez

The Devil-Doll opens across the U.S. in 1936. Tod Browning’s film based on the novel Burn, Witch, Burn!, offers a quirky, and early environmentally conscious horror story that flops on its release, but has come to be a cult film.