An obsessive doctor (Pierre Brasseur) attempts a radical plastic surgery to restore the beauty of his daughter’s disfigured face at a horrifying price.
A tale of love and obsession masterclass by Franju that with an innovative approach combines poetic lyricism with horrid . The films conserves the taste for minimalist scenes and mesmerizing visual work. The ghastly and the fear doesn’t come by the actions of any characters but by the photography, the camera work, the music . A remarkable piece of film making that should remain in your top 10 list of horror movies