The corrupt Lord Ambrose D'Arcy (Michael Gough) steals the life's work of the poor composer Professor L. Petrie. (Herbert Lom). In an attempt to stop the printing of music with D'Arcy's name on it, Petrie breaks into the printing office and accidentally starts a fire, leaving him severely disfigured. Years later, Petrie returns to terrorize a London opera house that is about to perform one of his stolen operas. Written by
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He hid behind a face that was not his - until her beauty stripped away his curtain of evil... his mask of HORROR!
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The mask was made on the fly just before shooting out of cloth, tape, string and paint. See more
A boom crane is visible in Christine's dressing room mirror briefly when the Phantom first speaks to her. See more
I am going to teach you to sing, Christine. I am going to give you a new voice! A voice so wonderful that theatres all over the world will be filled with your admirers. You will be the greatest star the opera has ever known. Greater than the greatest! And when you sing, Christine, you will be singing only... for me.
Referenced in Waxwork
"Joan of Arc"
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