Return to Watch Classic Silent Movies

Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Phantom of the Opera (1925)

The original Phantom of the Opera. A mad, deformed composer who haunts the Paris Opera House causes murder and mayhem in his quest to make the woman he loves a star.

Lon Chaney devised his own ghastly make-up and some in the audience were reported to have fainted during the unmasking scene.

Director: Rupert Julian
Cast: Lon Chaney as The Phantom, Mary Philbin as Christine Daae, Norman Kerry as Vicomte Raoul de Chagny.

Leave a Reply