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It's New Year's Eve. Three drunkards evoke a legend. The legend tells that the last person to die in a year, if he is a great sinner, will have to drive during the whole year the Phantom Chariot, that picks up the souls of the dead.

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Directed by

Victor Sjöström

Written by

Victor Sjöström (Writer)
Selma Lagerlöf (Novel)

Runtime

107 minutes

Country

Sweden

Language

Swedish

Cast

Keywords

silent film poison based on novel or book death alcoholic fight cemetery new year's eve carriage consumerism phantom abused wife story within the story flashback deathbed tuberculosis salvation dying wish

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