Doctor Faustus

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"The story of a scientist who sells his soul to the devil"
  • NR
  • 1967
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 5.4  (1,113)

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.

Doctor Faustus
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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.

Doctor Faustus is a 1967 mystery with a runtime of 1 hour and 33 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.4.

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  • Release Date
    1967
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 33 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.4  (1,113)