Rent Svengali on DVD


1954 Rated NR 1hr 22m

Through extraordinary powers of hypnotic persuasion, menacing mesmerist Svengali (Donald Wolfit) transforms a beautiful artist's model named Trilby (Hildegard Knef) into a world-renowned singer. Along the way, Trilby slowly forgets the young starving artist (Terence Morgan) who loves her. Wolfit was nominated for the British BAFTA Film Award for his spirited star turn in this romantic drama based on the classic George Du Maurier novel Trilby.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.