Theremin - An Electronic Odyssey
Theremin - An Electronic Odyssey (1994)

Very few people would recognize the name of Leon Theremin (1896-1993) if it weren't for the electronic musical instrument he invented around 1918. Fans of the first Star Trek series will recognize its sounds, but it was used in… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 18, 2006
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Emanuel Levy
Variety

Brilliant in moments if also flawed, this is a fascinating chronicle of the man who revolutionized modern music with the world's first electronic instrument; impact on movie scores is one of the docu's best parts.

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Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

A fine, straight-forward documentary that relates an incredible story.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Fascinating.

Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Dad I not known that this was a documentary, I could have convinced myself that this was a Woody Allen comedy about a genius inventor of screwball machines.

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El Hombre Invisible
A documentary about the creator of the musical instrument, Leon Theremin. It's a story about a man with a passion for electronics and music, a man with an… More
John Ballantine
A very very cool documentary on the inventor of one of the most imaginative musical instruments ever constructed - the theremin. Known best for being in the… More