Haxan (1922) Movie

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  • In Theaters: May 27, 1929
  • DVD: Oct 16, 2001
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Haxan Cast Starring Ib Schønberg, William S. Burroughs, Emmy Schønfeld, Astrid Holm, Frederik Christensen

Haxan Directed by Benjamin Christensen

9,728 votes, 4.13 / 5 avg. rating (82% score)

Synopsis: Part history lesson followed by re-enactments with actors, this film takes depicts the history of witchcraft from its earliest days through to the present day (in this case,1922 or thereabouts). The result is a documentary-like film that must be among the first to use re-enactments as a visual and narrative tool. From pagan worship to satanic rites to hysteria, the film takes you on a journey through the ages with highly effective visual sequences.

Tagline: Benjamin Christensens stora film.

Haxan Cast: Ib Schønberg, William S. Burroughs, Emmy Schønfeld, Astrid Holm, Frederik Christensen, Maren Pedersen, Ella La Cour, Clara Pontoppidan, Elisabeth Christensen, Elith Pio, Henry Seemann, Oscar Stribolt, Tora Teje, Knud Rassow, John Andersen, Ellen Rassow, Benjamin Christensen, Holst Jørgensen, Poul Reumert, H.C. Nielsen, Karen Winther, Albrecht Schmidt, Kate Fabian, Karina Bell, Else Vermehren, Karen Caspersen, Johannes Andersen, Holger Pedersen, Gerda Madsen, Aage Hertel
Haxan Directors: Benjamin Christensen
Haxan Genres: Horror, Fantasy, Documentary
Alias: Häxan
Year: 1922
Runtime: 91 / 1h 31min
MPAA Rating: R
Musicians: Matti Bye, Launy Grøndahl, Daniel Humair, Barði Jóhannsson, Emil Reesen, Ludwig van Beethoven, Art Zoyd
Cinematographers: Johan Ankerstjerne
Editors: Edla Hansen

Production: International Telefilm Enterprises
Language: Swedish, Danish
Country: Sweden, Denmark

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