DEAD MAN'S EYES - 1944
Director: Reginald Le Borg
Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Jean Parker, Paul Kelly
An artist (Lon Chaney Jr) is blinded by a jealous assistant/model. His fiance's father generously offers his eyes for a sight restoring operation. there's only one hitch. Chaney has to wait until after the man dies. Not surprisingly, when the benefactor dies a very premature death, suspicion falls on the artist.