The Phantom of the Opera-The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Gibson Gowland
1 Hour and 47 Minutes (107 Min)
A masterpiece of horror that shocked cinema for decades!
It is a masterpiece of the silent film. The protagonist, an excellent Lon Chaney, gives lessons in acting and terror. The distraught and disfigured composer, a.k.a. "The Phantom of the Opera", falls in love with Christine Daae, opera singer. Manages to overshadow the original singer and the place gets the Christine. To "ghost" exerts tremendous influence on Christine, becomes the teacher, learns the art of music and song, and so becomes the nod because of her admiration for him.
Having earned the trust of, Christine follows him in the bowels of the Opera, where and of confessing his love for her. Refusing to love him, he keeps imprisoned, but when he sees what is really feeling disgust. But the "ghost" blackmailing and must do as he commands. And the sequel on screen …
The Lon Chaney himself create the transformations. The makeup of the ghost, is his own invention. The reaction of the symprwtagwnistrias is true because until the time we shot the scene, co-star of not knowing what would be the effect of makeup.
The scenery is majestic, glorious and dark. Excellent music, blended with each stage of the project. Words are unnecessary for the great Lon Chaney that with acting and transformation of freezes the blood for the data of that time and why not today. The Red shades of the film adds something spooky in the film. Apart from all this, however, in the film, seeing the weakness of human nature, desire, madness and insanity.
The Phantom of the Opera
Movie Review Highlights
- The appearance of Lon Chaney in dance.
- H revelation of his face.
5 = Ατελείωτο λουτρό αίματος - 4 = Πολύ αιματοβαμμένο - 3 = Αιματοβαμμένο - 2 = Ελάχιστα αιματοβαμμένο - 1 = Σταγόνες αίματος - 0 = Ανυπαρξία αίματος
5 = Αριστουργηματικό! - 4 = Πολύ καλό - 3 = Καλό - 2,5 = Μέτριο - 2 = Κακό - 1 = Πολύ κακό - 0 = Δεν βλέπεται με τίποτα!
The scenery, the acting and the evolution of the case.