An American businessman’s family convinces him to buy a Scottish castle and disassemble it to ship it to America brick by brick, where it will be put it back together. The castle though is not the only part of the deal, with it goes the several-hundred year old ghost who haunts it.
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16mm. An extraordinary script - a variation on Oscar Wilde's "The Canterville Ghost "- that would call for the hallucinatory ability to extrapolate from images that Clair demonstrated in the silent period, but with an Alexander Korda production it would be difficult and thus begins his final phase, more "heavy" who, nevertheless, guarantees the enough "esprit" to overcome the heavyweight of production. Very fun.