Watch Doctor Faustus
- 1 hr 33 min
This film adaptation of the play by Christopher Marlowe stars and was co-directed by Richard Burton who starred in a stage version used as the basis of the movie. Doctor Faustus completes his university studies, but feels there is still more to learn to achieve his goals of unprecedented power and wisdom. Faustus eventually sells his soul to the Devil in return for 24 years with Mephistopheles as his slave to teach him the knowledge known to the Devil. As the 24 years draw to a close Faustus begins to plan for the return of Lucifer.