Musée d'Orsay: Seven Footprints to Satan

Seven Footprints to Satan

Benjamin Christensen
1929. Silent. USA
60 mins

An explorer and his fiancée are kidnapped and brought to an eerie mansion that is home to strange creatures who perform satanic rites.

Christensen had a field day with this kind of cinematographic ghost train that was more comedy than horror. Even the Devil is no longer taken seriously by the creator of Haxan!

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