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83 Ratings

Black Magic

United States, Italy, 1949
Drama, Thriller


Joseph Balsamo, a poor French gypsy with a tragic past, is taken under the wing of Dr. Mesmer who teaches him the secrets of hypnosis. While Balsamo promises the doctor that he will use the power only to help others, he instead abuses his gift in order to steal money and forge a powerful reputation.

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Black Magic Directed by Gregory Ratoff, Orson Welles

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