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The Clock Maker's Dream (1904)

Le rêve de l'horloger (original title)
A weary clock-maker dozes off in a chair. While he is asleep, three women suddenly appear in the midst of his shop. They proceed to show the sleeping clock-maker some new kinds of clocks that they know how to make.

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Georges Méliès
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Cast

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Georges Méliès
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A weary clock-maker dozes off in a chair. While he is asleep, three women suddenly appear in the midst of his shop. They proceed to show the sleeping clock-maker some new kinds of clocks that they know how to make.

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Genres:

Short | Fantasy

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Not Rated
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Country:

France

Release Date:

12 March 1904 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Company Credits

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Georges Méliès,Star-Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Tick Tock
15 November 2017 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

The old clock maker is tired. He stretches out and falls asleep in his chair. He has an elaborate clock that features a female figure. While he sleeps, the woman comes down, splits into threes, and they embrace the clock maker. Her awakes (maybe) or in his dreams he thinks they have determined he is hot stuff. Well, things, as is usually the case, don't go his way. Still, he had that moment.


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