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Release Date: November 30, 1986

Year    :   1986
Slogan    :   «Conjure up your deepest, darkest fear... now call that fear to life.»
Genres    :   Horror
Production Companies    :   Virgin Vision
Director    :   Ken Russell
Producers    :   Mary Selway, Ronaldo Vasconcellos, Al Clark, Robert Devereux, Laura Julian, Nick Daubeny, Jane Studd, Penny Corke
Writers    :   Stephen Volk, Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley
RunTime    :   84 mins.

Living in an estate on the shores of Lake Geneva, Lord Byron is visited by Percy and Mary Shelley. Together with Byron's lover Claire Clairmont, and aided by hallucinogenic substances, they devise an evening of ghoulish tales. However, when confronted by horrors, ostensibly of their own creation, it becomes difficult to tell apparition from reality.

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