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The Magician (1958)

Original Title: Ansiktet

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Genres
Drama, Made in Europe, Comedy
Runtime
1h 41min

Cast

Max von Sydow
Albert Emanuel Vogler
Gunnar Björnstrand
Dr. Vergerus, Minister of Health
Ingrid Thulin
Manda Vogler
Bibi Andersson
Sara Lindqvist
Erland Josephson
Consul Egerman
Naima Wifstrand
Granny Vogler
Bengt Ekerot
Johan Spegel
Lars Ekborg
Simson, the coach driver

Synopsis

When 'Vogler's Magnetic Health Theater' comes to town, there's bound to be a spectacle. Reading reports of a variety of supernatural disturbances at Vogler's prior performances abroad, the leading townspeople (including the police chief and medical examiner) request that their troupe provide them a sample of their act, before allowing them public audiences. The scientific-minded disbelievers try to expose them as charlatans, but Vogler and his crew prove too clever for them.

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