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Movies

The Phantom of the Opera (2012)
Directed by Rupert Julian, Edward Sedgwick
Starring Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin

DVD released by Terror Inc. Movies in 2012 includes a new version of an old silent movie of 1925 with Lon Chaney. It is a voiced, colored version ... released in a 3D format!
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Living Corpse

Erik: Portrait of a Living Corpse (2011)
Directed by Ryan Bijan
Starring Ryan Bijan, Autumn Hyun

An amateur movie shot by a group of students on the money of their parents shows the events of the Lerouxs novel from the perspective of Eric, the Phantom of the Opera. Now the first part is only produced, and the second one is just preparing for production. The moviemakers tried to convey as accurately as possible the spirit of the novel and the character of the main character, and in many respects their efforts proved to be more fruitful than John Woosley's ones. Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Directed by Joel Schumacher
Starring Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum

Gerard Butler played the Phantom. It is based not on a book but on a musical. Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber was involved in the movie making and he rejected such actors as John Travolta and Antonio Banderas for ... Read more


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Il Fantasma dell'Opera (1998)
Directed by Dario Argento
Starring Julian Sands, Asia Argento

Julian Sands played the Phantom. The story begins with a basket with a baby floating on the underground river. In this movie Eric is not ugly in appearance, but ... Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
Directed by Dwight H. Little
Starring Robert Englund, Jill Schoelen

Robert Englund played Eric. Robert Englund has traditionally acted in horror movies. His most famous role is Freddy Krueger. This movie has become also one of the ... Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1962)
Directed by Terence Fisher
Starring Herbert Lom, Heather Sears

Herbert Lom played the Phantom. The movie is a kind of a remake of the 1943 movie. The same plagiarism, the same thirst for vengeance, and everything ends with the irreparable damage done to ... Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1943)
Directed by Arthur Lubin
Starring Claude Rains, Susanna Foster

Claude Rains played Eric (10.11.1889 - 30.05.1967). He is an English actor who accounts for the roles in the movies such as The Robin Hood, Caesar and Cleopatra ... Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
Directed by Rupert Julian, Edward Sedgwick
Starring Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin

Lon Chaney played Erik. This movie adaptation the most closely follows the book both in the part of the Eriks appearance and... Read more


Das Phantom Der Oper (1916)
Directed by Ernst Matray
Starring Nils Chrisander, Aud Egede Nissen

This movie adaptation is the first known adaptation of the Lerouxs book. Unfortunately, the movie is considered lost and there is very little information about it. However, you can see all that is available to us today on a separate page.


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TV movies

O fantasma da Opera

O Fantasma da Opera (1991)
Directed by Del Rangel
Starring Claudio Marzo, Carolina Ferraz

Brazilian miniseries (produced by Rede Manchete de televisao was on from October 15 to November 29). The Phantom was acted by Claudio Marz, a Brazilian actor (03.26.1941) famous to the Russian audience by the role of Antonio San Marino in the series Castles in the Air. The Phantom of the Opera was not a very successful project in the Brazilian serials business. Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1990)
Directed by Tony Richardson
Starring Charles Dance, Teri Polo

Charles Dance played the role of Erik. Perhaps this is one of the quite distant adaptations from the Lerouxs book as the plot was based not on the novel but on the libretto ... Read more


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The Phantom of the Opera (1983)
Directed by Robert Markowitz
Starring Maximilian Schell, Jane Seymore

Maximilian Schell played the Phantom. The geography of The Phantom of the Opera movies is changing with fiery speed, and from the Victorian England movie of 1962 the action is transferred to Budapest, and as well the action time changes... Read more about the movie with a gallery and a synopsis.


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El Fantasma de la Opera (1960)
Directed by Narciso Ibáñez Menta
Starring Narciso Ibáñez Menta, Beatriz Día Quiroga

This 9-series TV movie is considered lost. Very few photos and very few data about it are remained. It is too bad, because judging from the dribs and drabs of the information it is one of the closest adaptations to the Gaston Lerouxs novel Read more about the series.


El Fantasma de la Opera (1954)
Starring Raissa Bignardi

There is extremely little information about this Argentine miniseries: Raissa Bignardi, a singer, starred in it, and it was noted that due to this fact the series suffered and became a framing to her singing. The frame on the right is presumably from this series.


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