The Magus


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Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. :, [1968, 2006].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


General Note
Based on the novel 'The Magus' by John Fowles.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
Creation/Production Credits
Editor, Max Benedict ; director of photography, Billy Williams ; music composed and conducted by John Dankworth.
Michael Caine (Nicholas Urfe), Anthony Quinn (Maurice Conchis), Candice Bergen (Lily), Anna Karina (Anne).
An English teacher arrives on a sleepy Greek island to take up a vacant teaching post. The last man to hold the post committed suicide under mysterious circumstances. Slowly but surely, he is drawn into a bizarre game engineered by a reclusive local magician. The deeper into the game he is drawn, the more he senses danger ... yet cannot seem to untangle himself from the fascinating and compelling influence that the game is having on his mind.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details
DVD, Region 1, Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo (English), Dolby Digital mono (English, French, Spanish), presented in letterbox widescreen preserving original theatrical aspect ratio of 2.35:1, NTSC.
In English, Spanish or French, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish ; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kohn, J., Kinberg, J., Green, G., Fowles, J., Caine, M., Quinn, A., Bergen, C., Karina, A., & Fowles, J. (19682006). The Magus . Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. :.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

John. Kohn et al.. 19682006. The Magus. Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp..

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

John. Kohn et al.. The Magus Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., 19682006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kohn, John., et al. The Magus Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. :, 19682006.

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