Anthology film from Amicus adapted from four short stories by R. Chetwynd-Hayes strung together about an antique dealer who owns a shop called Temptations Ltd. and the fate that befalls his customers who try to cheat him. Stories include "The Gate Crasher" with David Warner who frees an evil entity from an antique mirror, "An Act of Kindness" featuring Donald Pleasence, "The Elemental", and "The Door". Written by
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The premise of the film is that everyone who cons the antique dealer gets his comeuppance however whilst its true that Edward lies about the mirror in the first segment the proprietor does willingly accept Edwards offer, therefore he should not have been killed. See more
O dear. The love of money is the root of all evil.
[bell from shop door
Ay, customers, come in, come in. I'm sure I have the very thing to tempt you. Lots of bargains. All tastes catered to. Oh... and a big novelty surprise goes with every purchase. Do come in... any time. I'm always open.
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