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The House of Mystery (1901)

L'antre des esprits (original title)
Not Rated | | Short , Fantasy | April 1903 (USA)
In a mysterious cavern, a magician performs a magic show that includes a dancing skeleton and a woman who is levitated.

Director:

Georges Méliès (uncredited)
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Georges Méliès ... The Magician (uncredited)
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In a mysterious cavern, a magician performs a magic show that includes a dancing skeleton and a woman who is levitated.

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Short | Fantasy

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

France

Release Date:

April 1903 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The House of Mystery See more »

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Georges Méliès,Star-Film See more »
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Silent

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1.33 : 1
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Lots and Lots of Levitation
11 November 2017 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

Once again a magician holds forth. He takes a skeleton and turns it into a young woman. He levitates her. When she turns back into a skeleton the thing begins to do a really cool dance. Soon after more women arrive and they do a dance with their wispy clothing flowing around them. There is more levitation before it's over. The animation is superb for this one.


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