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Title:The Merry Frolics Of Satan

Date: 1906
Type: Fantasy
Rating: 3 Stars 3/5
Colour: Yes - hand tinted / Silent / Short
Director: Georges Melies
Producer: Georges Melies

Two travellers are taken on a journey by satan, including a coach ride through the stars and ending up being roasted on a spit in hell. This is tyical of the fantasy films of Georges Melies with a mixture of trick photography and stage devices (trap doors). The highlight is the coach trip through space.


Georges Melies

Original Title

Les quatre cents farces du diable