Svengali


2h 1983

Brief Synopsis

In this contemporary updating of the Svengali-Trilby story, filmed entirely on location in New York, Peter O'Toole is a volatile one-time musical stage star who now earns a living training singers and takes on young rock-and-roller Jodie Foster at the urging of her agent, Elizabeth Ashley, and his o

Film Details

Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

In this contemporary updating of the Svengali-Trilby story, filmed entirely on location in New York, Peter O'Toole is a volatile one-time musical stage star who now earns a living training singers and takes on young rock-and-roller Jodie Foster at the urging of her agent, Elizabeth Ashley, and his one-time lover.

Film Details

Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Aired in United States March 9, 1983