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Das Buch des Alchemisten (2008)

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A book, that attacks the reader's sanity - Severin's long-forgotten childhood angst. One night, all his fears resurface when he gets his hands on the dreaded pages, and every line seems to ... See full summary »

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David Zimmerschied ...
Severin
Christian Hoening ...
Palatinus
Niels Clausnitzer ...
Palatinus sr. / Stimme des Alchemisten
Ferdinand Schmidt-Modrow ...
Wuschelkopf
Matthias Renger ...
Stürmer
Matthias Weil ...
Severin als kleiner Junge
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A book, that attacks the reader's sanity - Severin's long-forgotten childhood angst. One night, all his fears resurface when he gets his hands on the dreaded pages, and every line seems to confirm his most powerful fears. Accompanied by the antiquarian Palatinus, Severin dares to read the book and delves into the alchemist's spell. Written by Michael Wolf

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As a little boy Severin believed in an evil book. Tonight, he will believe again.

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Short | Fantasy | Horror

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27 September 2008 (Sweden)  »

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El libro del Alquimista  »

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€16,000 (estimated)
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[subtitled version]
Palatinus: I have countless books, and countless more in the cellar. Sometimes I put one of them in the window because I like the cover or the smell. This one is definitely very old.
Severin: I've seen it before, as a little boy. I was very afraid of it.
Palatinus: Why?
Severin: I don't know, I was just afraid. I know, it sounds stupid, but... I've totally forgotten about it and now it's just lying there like... out of some obscure dream.
Palatinus: What about it?
Severin: No idea. I thought it could drive you mad... I really thought ...
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