Revolt of the Zombies (1936)
On the Franco-Austrian Frontier during WW I, an oriental priest, chaplain of a French colonial
regiment, is condemned to life imprisonment because he possesses the power of turning men into zombies.
As the priest,in his prison cell, is preparing to burn the parchment containing the location of the
secret formula, Colonel Mazovia (Roy D'Arcy, the accented version of Theodore Lorch) kills the priest
and takes the partially-burned parchment. Fade to after the war to an expedition of representatives
from all the Allied countries (only those with colonial interests it appears) being sent to Cambodia to
find and destroy forever the Secret of the Zombies. - imdb.com