The Beauty of the Devil [La Beaute du Diable]

Watch The Beauty of the Devil [La Beaute du Diable]

  • Approved
  • 1952
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 7.4  (1,381)

Michel Simon and Gerard Philipe star in this imaginative retelling of the Faust legend. Approaching the end of his life, a prominent professor of alchemy (Simon) makes a bargain with the Devil (Philipe) that will gain him youth, fame and riches in exchange for his soul. Master filmmaker Rene Clair creates an allegorical fantasy that is at times both whimsical and tragicomic.

The Beauty of the Devil [La Beaute du Diable]
The Beauty of the Devil (US Trailer)
The Beauty of the Devil (US Trailer)

Trailer - 1 min 29 sec

The Beauty of the Devil (US Blu-ray Trailer)
The Beauty of the Devil (US Blu-ray Trailer)

Trailer - 27 sec

Description
Michel Simon and Gerard Philipe star in this imaginative retelling of the Faust legend. Approaching the end of his life, a prominent professor of alchemy (Simon) makes a bargain with the Devil (Philipe) that will gain him youth, fame and riches in exchange for his soul. Master filmmaker Rene Clair creates an allegorical fantasy that is at times both whimsical and tragicomic.

The Beauty of the Devil [La Beaute du Diable] is a 1952 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

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  • Release Date
    1952
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    French
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (1,381)