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1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Composer Lord Ambrose D'Arcy (Michael Gough) and his backer, Harry Hunter (Edward De Souza), struggle to find a replacement for the female lead in their new opera after she quits in the wake of a gruesome murder. When a new prospect, the nubile Christine Charles (Heather Sears), disappears, Harry cautiously investigates. Meanwhile, a mysterious masked man (Herbert Lom) who is eerily familiar with the opera holds Christine captive and offers to groom her to play the part.

Cast: Herbert Lom , Heather Sears , Thorley Walters , Michael Gough , Edward De Souza , Martin Miller , Miles Malleson , Miriam Karlin

Director: Terence Fisher

Genres: Horror

The Phantom of the Opera (1962)

Release Date: January 1st, 1962|1 hr. 24 min.

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  • November 09, 2008 PhanAngel
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    This movie is okay... again, they renamed some of the characters. wouldn't call this a horror though. Some of it is pretty graphic, for example: a man gets stabbed in the eye. But you don't really see it. If you want to see a Phantom film with the original characters, then don't watch this one.

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