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Prof. Marcus Monserrat
Catherine Lacey ...
Estelle Monserrat
Elizabeth Ercy ...
Nicole
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Mike Roscoe
Victor Henry ...
Alan
Sally Sheridan ...
Laura Ladd (as Dani Sheridan)
Alf Joint ...
Ron, the mechanic
Meier Tzelniker ...
The Jewish Baker
Gerald Campion ...
Customer in China Shop
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Audrey Woods
Ivor Dean ...
Insp. Matalon
Peter Fraser ...
Detective George
Martin Terry ...
Tobacconist
Bill Barnsley ...
Constable in Fur Store
Maureen Booth ...
Dancer (as Maureen Boothe)
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The great hypnotist Professor Montserrat has developed a technique for controlling the minds, and sharing the sensations, of his subjects. He and his wife Estelle test the technique on Mike Roscoe, and enjoy 'being' the younger man. But Estelle soon grows to love the power of controlling Roscoe, and the vicarious pleasures that provides. How far will she go, and can the Professor restrain her in time? Written by Kieron O'Hara <koh@psyc.nott.ac.uk>

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Boris Karloff He Turns Them On...He Turns Them Off...to live...love...die or KILL!

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In the scene with exploding car, the fire apparently got so out of control that the real police and fire brigade were on their way. The film crew had to get the shot and leave in a hurry, as they had not obtained any permission from anyone to shoot the scene. See more »

Goofs

When Mike arrives at Nicole's apartment, she puts a record on the phonograph. Mike sits and looks through a magazine as the song plays. When he leaves the music has stopped and the phonograph is off with the arm on the rest. Nicole comes in a moment later and the turntable is still moving with the arm in the center of the record. See more »

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References Steptoe and Son (1962) See more »

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Sweet Nothing
Sung by Toni Daly
Played by Lee Grant & The Capitols (as Lee Grant and the Capitols)
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Why do modern horror movies never attempt atmosphere?
7 March 2005 | by (Antwerp, Belgium) – See all my reviews

It is really astonishing to see how movies from the sixties could get to be very exciting in the horror genre, hardly using any special effects and relying exclusively on the acting of the cast. In this goo die, the old lady really scared me with her eager emotions and the well played desire to live a more dangerous life. Though not really exceptional in one way or the other, the movie creates a very realistic and horrid atmosphere, based upon the simple assumption of mind control. When compared to modern horror movies where bad acting seems to be a basic requirement, the attention is constantly drawn to the tits of the leading, utterly stupid actresses, and the only -supposed to be - scary effect is raised by some fast moving camera shots and horrid gore scenes, this film is a real gem. It furthermore charmed me as a documentary of the sixties, as in a no nonsense style the popular youth culture is shown as it must have been...


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