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Horror Castle (1963)

La vergine di Norimberga (original title)
Unrated | | Horror | 15 August 1963 (Italy)
Women are being tortured to death with various torture devices in the dungeon of an old castle by a deformed, hooded, holocaust survivor.

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(as Anthony Dawson)

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(novel), (screenplay and adaptation) (as Gastad Green) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mary Hunter
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Max Hunter (as George Riviere)
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Erich (as Cristopher Lee)
Laura Nucci ...
Martha
Jim Dolen ...
John Selby
Leonardo Severini ...
The Doctor
Anny Degli Uberti ...
Kidnapped Woman
Luciana Milone ...
Trude
Mirko Valentin ...
The General
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Hilde (as Lucille St. Simon)
Patrick Walton ...
(as Patrik Walton)
Carole Windsor
Rex Vidor
James Borden
Peter Hardy
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Women are being tortured to death with various torture devices in the dungeon of an old castle by a deformed, hooded, holocaust survivor.

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Women's Virtues Made him a Killer!

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Horror

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15 August 1963 (Italy)  »

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Horror Castle  »

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| (Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In the French version, Christopher Lee was dubbed by Marcel Bozzuffi. See more »

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When Erich and Mary have their first conversation alone while Erich is organizing his knives, a hair can be seen at the top of the screen for several minutes. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Defilers (1965) See more »

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Nice Horror Mystery
30 January 2008 | by See all my reviews

Max Hunter, (Georges Riviere) gets married and takes his wife, Mary Hunter (Rossana Podesta) to his ancestral castle which contains a large collection of torture devices used in Medieval times. Max is away from his wife on business and Mary finds herself in a house where she finds dead people being killed under her own roof and a servant named Erich, (Christopher Lee) who has a deformed face and acts very strangely towards her. There is a scene where a young girl gets her nose chewed off by a rat and a man finds himself drowning in a basement room filling up with water. This film is full of surprises and we also see pictures of Adolph Hitler which takes the film into another direction. Nice entertainment film for Halloween night.


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