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Leslie Stevens (written by)
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Release Date:
26 October 1966 (USA) See more »
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On a strange island inhabited by demons and spirits, a man battles the forces of evil. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Would be an unique experience even without the Esperanto See more (66 total) »

Cast

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William Shatner ... Marc
Allyson Ames ... Kia
Eloise Hardt ... Amael
Robert Fortier ... Olin
Ann Atmar ... Arndis
Milos Milos ... Incubus
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jay Ashworth ... Monk (uncredited)
Forrest T. Butler ... Monk (uncredited)
Paolo Cossa ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Ted Mossman ... Monk (uncredited)
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Directed by
Leslie Stevens 
 
Writing credits
Leslie Stevens (written by)

Produced by
Elaine Michea .... associate producer
Anthony M. Taylor .... producer
 
Original Music by
Dominic Frontiere 
 
Cinematography by
Conrad L. Hall  (as Conrad Hall)
William A. Fraker (uncredited)
 
Film Editing by
Richard K. Brockway 
 
Costume Design by
Forrest T. Butler 
 
Makeup Department
Fred B. Phillips .... makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Maurice Vaccarino .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Ted Mossman .... property master
 
Sound Department
Jay Ashworth .... location sound
Arthur Cornell .... sound editor (as Arthur J. Cornall)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jordan Cronenweth .... assistant camera
Norman C. McClay .... electrician
Charles Rosher Jr. .... camera operator
William A. Fraker .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Music Department
John Caper Jr. .... music editor
Dominic Frontiere .... conductor
 
Transportation Department
Richard Margrave .... transportation
 
Other crew
Mary Chaffee .... continuity
Wayne Fitzgerald .... title designer: main titles
Mona Skager .... assistant: Mr. Stevens
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Leslie Stevens' Incubus" - USA (complete title)
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78 min
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The title character - the Incubus - first appears 47 minutes in, when the 75-minute movie has already run about 62% of its course.See more »
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Factual errors: On the night following a total eclipse of the sun, a full moon is shown. But a solar eclipse only occurs at the time of a new moon.See more »
Quotes:
Amael:He has faced death, Kia.
Kia:They all face death, all of them.
Amael:He was unafraid!
Kia:Is that so pure and noble? The beasts in the fields have courage. The smallest bird will beat its wings and claw a weasel in its nest.
Amael:But his courage went beyond self-preservation.
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10 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Would be an unique experience even without the Esperanto, 1 February 2007
Author: TheMarquisDeSuave from Worcester, MA

People's opinions are really divided on this one it seems. My opinion is that while its not a cult classic, its certainly a haunting experience. Its also unique for several reasons, not the least being its the only feature film filmed in Esperanto, the international language created to foster peace and understanding. And who personifies peace and understanding better than Captain Kirk himself you may ask? The fact this is one of the earliest starring roles of William Shatner, before "Star Trek", is another attraction. Past all these, this is still an interesting film. Its not completely successful (the pace is a bit too slow for many), but it achieves that sense of b-movie surrealism that "Carnival of Souls" and "Night Tide" had.

All around this is a well-made project. The acting ranges from decent to pretty lousy but its not distracting enough. The direction by Leslie Stevens is fine and subtle and has some truly eerie moments (and one all out shocker when the demons ravage Shatner's sister). The best aspect is by far the cinematography by Conrad Hall. "Incubus" looks wonderful and is seeped in shadows and absolutely perfect lighting. All of the angles are perfectly chosen and often very creative. "Incubus" would be an unique experience even without the Esperanto. (7/10)

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