3.9
361 Ratings

The Tales of Hoffmann

United Kingdom, 1951
Fantasy, Musical, Music

Synopsis

A poet dreams of three women—a mechanical performing doll, a bejeweled siren, and the consumptive daughter of a famous composer—all of whom break his heart in different ways. Powell and Pressburger create a phantasmagoric marriage of cinema and opera in this one-of-a-kind classic.

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The Tales of Hoffmann Directed by Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
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