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3.6
212 Ratings

The House of the Devil

Le manoir du diable

Directed by Georges Méliès
France, 1896
Fantasy, Horror, Short

Synopsis

A bat flies into an ancient castle and transforms itself into Mephistopheles himself. Producing a cauldron, Mephistopheles conjures up a young girl and various supernatural creatures, one of which brandishes a crucifix in an effort to force the devil-vampire to vanish.

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The House of the Devil Directed by Georges Méliès

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