Eyes Without a Face (1960)

Not Rated   |    |  Drama, Horror

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A surgeon causes an accident which leaves his daughter disfigured, and goes to extremes to give her a new face.




  • Pierre Brasseur and Juliette Mayniel in Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  • Edith Scob in Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  • Edith Scob in Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  • Edith Scob in Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  • Pierre Brasseur and Alida Valli in Eyes Without a Face (1960)
  • Pierre Brasseur and Juliette Mayniel in Eyes Without a Face (1960)

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Georges Franju


Jean Redon (novel), Pierre Boileau (adaptation), Thomas Narcejac (adaptation), Jean Redon (adaptation), Claude Sautet (adaptation), Pierre Gascar (dialogue)

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6 October 1999 | Stephen-12
| Beautiful and hideous at once
This is one of those oddities that makes an interest in cinema worthwhile. Like the equally atmospheric Carnival of Souls, it was made by a director whose primary activity lay in documentaries, and can very much be regarded as a 'one-off'.

Franju's vision is at once beautiful and emetic: on the one hand, we have the stunning face of Edith Scob, the weird sight of her masked figure running into the night, the sequences which are held for longer than seems natural; on the other hand, arguably the most nauseating operation scenes committed to film (and somehow more unpleasant for being in black and white). The atmosphere is one of quiet poetry, but the juxtaposition with horror makes it unusual and effective. A connoisseur's delight. 9 out of 10. See it, if you can stomach it.

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Opening Weekend USA:

$19,628 2 November 2003

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