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Etoile (Star) is a surrealistic Italian tale of soul transmigration. An American ballerina (Jennifer Connelly) is the prize pupil of a prestigious Italian instructor. The dance school she attends was 100 years earlier the domain of one of Europe's greatest ballerinas. But the ballerina was killed in a carriage accident, and it is said that her soul haunts the school, awaiting a new body to possess. Charles Durning co-stars in Etoile as Connelly's effusive Uncle Joshua.
  • Genre(s): Horror,Thriller
  • Director(s): Peter Del Monte
  • Themes: Dancer's Life,Haunted By the Past,Teachers and Students,Ghosts
  • Tone: Atmospheric,Eerie
  • Keywords: ballet-dance, ghost, possession
  • Country of Origin: Italy (03-17-1989)

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