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The Shiver of the Vampires (1971)

Le frisson des vampires (original title)
R | | Horror | January 1978 (USA)
A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.

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Complete credited cast:
Sandra Julien ...
Isa
Jean-Marie Durand ...
Antoine
Jacques Robiolles ...
2nd vampire
Michel Delahaye ...
1st vampire
Marie-Pierre Castel ...
Maid (as Marie-Pierre)
Kuelan Herce ...
Maid
Nicole Nancel ...
Isabelle
Dominique ...
Isolde
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A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.

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One of the Better Jean Rollin Flicks
18 October 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.

This is the sixth Jean Rollin film I have seen in the past week, and the fifth one to feature nude vampire women. Not sure what is up with Rollin: he needs nude women, vampires, castles and a sea side with a fence (or dilapidated pier) in all his films...

I think this one was probably the best of those I have seen. The rocking music, the actual attempt to have a back story for the vampires... it was like he decided that a plot would be nice, besides just the sex and stripped women. Good call, Jean.


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