Friday, February 22, 2013


1924 German Feature
Alternate Titles: Mikaël / Chained / Chained: The Story of the Third Sex / Heart's Desire

Cast: Benjamin Christensen, Walter Slezak, Nora Gregor, Robert Garrison and Max Auzinger
Director: Carl Theodor Dreyer
Writers: Carl Theodor Dreyer and Thea von Harbou, based on the novel Mikaël by Herman Bang

The romance of an aging painter and his younger lover is jeopardized by the arrival of a conniving countess.


  • Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
  • Rotten Tomatoes - Critics: 86% / Audience: 71%
  • OMG rating: 6/10

  • DVD: Available
  • Book: Available

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  • Following the success of Carl Theodor Dreyer's masterpiece The Passion of Joan or Arc, Michael was rediscovered by critics and film historians and is now widely considered a landmark in gay cinema.

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