A mad scientist "creates" a beautiful but demonic woman, the result of a forced sexual union between a woman and a mandrake root, a plant said to have magical powers due to its uncanny resemblance to the human body.

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Gyula Gál ...
Géza Erdélyi
Kálmán Körmendy
Margit Lux
Rózsi Szöllösi
Jenö Törzs
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Andor Kardos
Boske Malatinsky
Violette Szlatenyl
Károly Árnyay
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A mad scientist "creates" a beautiful but demonic woman, the result of a forced sexual union between a woman and a mandrake root, a plant said to have magical powers due to its uncanny resemblance to the human body.

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