Shanks
Shanks (1974)

In this film, world-renowned mime Marcel Marceau plays a dual role as a mute puppeteer and an eccentric inventor. The inventor dies, passing along his secrets for reviving corpses to the puppeteer. With the help of an enigmatic girl,… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: October 9, 1974
DVD Release Date: May 27, 2013
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Dennis Schwartz
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A grim fairy-tale.

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Greg S
After apprenticing to a reclusive scientist, a deaf-mute puppeteer learns how to move corpses using electrodes operated by remote control. William Castle (!)… More
Eric Broome
"Shanks" is not marvelous, but if you wanted to make a film to exploit the talents of Marcel Marceau, there would be few ways to do it better.… More