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Director:
Writers:
Mario Caiano (story) &
Fabio De Agostini (story)
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Release Date:
5 July 1966 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A mad, sadistic scientist on the loose! See more »
Plot:
A woman and her lover are tortured and killed by her sadistic husband. The pair return from the grave to seek vengeance. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Barbara Steele ... Muriel Arrowsmith / Jenny Arrowsmith
Paul Muller ... Dr. Stephen Arrowsmith (as Paul Miller)
Helga Liné ... Solange (as Helga Line)
Marino Masé ... Dr. Dereck Joyce (as Lawrence Clift)
Giuseppe Addobbati ... Jonathan, the Butler (as John McDouglas)
Rik Battaglia ... David

Directed by
Mario Caiano  (also as Allan Grunewald) (as Allen Grünewald)
 
Writing credits
Mario Caiano (story, screenplay and dialogue) &
Fabio De Agostini (story, screenplay and dialogue)

Produced by
Carlo Caiano .... producer
Pietro Nofri .... supervising producer (as Pietro Onofri)
 
Original Music by
Ennio Morricone  (as Maestro Ennio Morricone)
 
Cinematography by
Enzo Barboni (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Renato Cinquini 
 
Production Design by
Massimo Tavazzi 
 
Set Decoration by
Massimo Tavazzi 
 
Costume Design by
Mario Giorsi 
 
Makeup Department
Duilio Giustini .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Carlo Caiano .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Angelo Sangermano .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Bernardino Fronzetti .... sound engineer (as Dino Fronzetti)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Mario Mancini .... camera operator
Ermanno Serto .... still photographer
 
Music Department
Ennio Morricone .... conductor (as Maestro Ennio Morricone)
 
Other crew
Priscilla Contardi .... continuity
Pietro Nofri .... production assistant (as Pietro Onofri)
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Amanti d'oltretomba" - Italy (original title)
"The Faceless Monster" - , Ireland (English title) (imdb display title)
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Runtime:
105 min | USA:90 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:M | Finland:K-18 (2002) (self applied) | UK:X (original rating) | UK:15 (re-rating) (2005) | UK:18 (re-rating) (1998-2005) | USA:Unrated

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Trivia:
Director Mario Caiano initially wanted to highlight the gory scenes with red color. The idea was dropped due to budget limitations.See more »
Quotes:
Dr. Stephen Arrowsmith:[to Muriel Arrowsmith] I've asked you before not to come down to my laboratory while I'm busy with my experiments.See more »
Movie Connections:
Version of Lost Hearts (1973) (TV)See more »

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24 out of 31 people found the following review useful.
Good to see again, 31 January 2002

Of course Nightmare Castle used to scare the hell out of me as a kid when I saw it on late-night TV, it's not exactly scary anymore but it's still a lot of fun to watch as I discovered buying it on DVD. Brings back a lot of memories of staying up late in a dark room watching old horror movies on the late late show, TV certainly has lost a lot of charm since the late 70's as you rarely find gems like this on anymore. Heck you'd be lucky to even find a late late show anymore, let alone old horror movies. But anyhow, good to see this one again.

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