Hypnose: Hypnosis (Eichberg Film, 1919)

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Hypnose (Hypnosis)

aka Sklaven fremden Willens (Slaves of a Foreign Will)

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Drawing parallels with Du Maurier’s Trilby, Hypnose featured  Bela Lugosi as the Svengali-like hypnotist Professor Mors. Upon its release, a realistic rape scene drew attention from the critics. 

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Production company: Eichberg Film

Director: Richard Eichberg

Cast:

Lee Parry

Béla Lugosi: Professor Mors

Karl Halden

Violette Napierska

Margo Koehler

Gustav Birkholz

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