Beauty and the Devil Full Movie

Beauty and the Devil posterPlot: Professor Henri Faust, retiring after 50 years as an alchemist in a circa-1700 university, despairs at still knowing nothing of the true secrets of nature...whereupon his old acquaintance Mephistopheles, servant of Lucifer, appears and grants him youth and a new life. But with youth, Faust's interest is diverted from science to women. And Mephistopheles, who has taken on the guise of the elderly Faust that was, sets many snares for his young friend's slippery soul...
Rating: 7.5/10 (1011 votes)
Director: René Clair
Writer: René Clair (screenplay), Armand Salacrou (screenplay)
Stars: Michel Simon, Gérard Philipe, Nicole Besnard, Simone Valère
Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Released: 1952 Aug 25