Spectre of the Rose

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Spectre of the Rose ★★ ½ 1946

Strange film set in the world of ballet. An impressario contends with an over-the-hill ballerina and a young male dancer with a deadly affinity for knives. 90m/B VHS . Judith Anderson, Michael Chekhov, Ivan Kirov, Viola Essen, Lionel Stander; D: Ben Hecht; W: Ben Hecht.