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The Mistletoe Bough
The Mistletoe Bough

The Mistletoe Bough 1904

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The Mistletoe Bough 1904

5 mins United Kingdom Director. Percy Stow

An unlucky bride is locked in a trunk during a game of hide and seek in this ghostly early silent film. The tale of The Mistletoe Bough dates back to the 18th century, and was traditionally recited at Christmas time as a ballad. Its ghostly bride, olde-worlde castle setting and shock discovery of skeletal remains make it a Gothic classic. With new music by Pete Wiggs of Saint Etienne, commissioned by the BFI.

Directed by

Percy Stow

Genres

Fantasy

Collection

Haunted

Released

1904

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Clarendon Film Company

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