Mesmer Movie Review Summary

Actors: Alan Rickman, Amanda Ooms

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To some he was a wizard, a miracle man. To others he was a charlatan and a fraud. Franz Anton Mesmer was a man who thought he could cure illnesses by harnessing magnetic energy and having his patients will themselves to get better.
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He meets a blind woman, Marie-Theresa and tries to help her using magnets and a soft voice. They fall in love with each other, but his colleagues think he is a fraud and with the help of his angry wife they throw him out of Vienna.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   scientist/inventor Lover is...    -   physically ill or deformed

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   doctor Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   German


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France    -   Germany Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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