A traveling carnival's wax museum inspires a writer (William Dieterle) to spin tales of evil. Jack the Ripper (Werner Krauss), Ivan the Terrible (Conrad Veidt) and Harun al Raschid (Emil Jannings) murder and terrorize in three segments, each with its own twist on the original true story. Filmmaker Paul Leni directed and designed the stylized production of this masterpiece of German Expressionist cinema.
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- Paul Leni
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it