A collector of esoterica, Dr. Maitland, buys an unusual skull from his ordinary source of artifacts. The skull is what remains of marquis De Sade. Much too soon he discovers how the skull affects him: by turning him into a frenzied killer. Written by
When the Skull strikes you'll Scream!
Did You Know?
Although passed by the BBFC in October 1965, the film did not get a release in the UK until November 1966 when it went out as the bottom half of a double bill with The Idol. See more
The girlfriend of the phrenologist is seen munching modern marshmallows in bed in the year 1814; although the ancient Egyptians invented the original recipe, marshmallows (in their present form) were not invented until 1850. See more
What are you doing here?
Aren't you pleased to see me?