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4 June 1971 (West Germany) See more »
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The Adult Vampire Sex Comedy! See more »
Plot:
An American actress inherits a castle in Transylvania. What she doesn't know is that her ancestor, the Baroness Catali, was in actuality a vampire countess, and emerges from her tomb to ravage the nearby village and Catholic seminary. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Pia Degermark ... Betty Williams / Clarimonde

Thomas Hunter ... Jens Larsen
Yvor Murillo ... Josef (as Ivor Murillo)
Ingrid van Bergen ... Miss Niessen
Joachim Kemmer ... Martin
Oskar Wegrostek ... Abt
Lyvia Bauer ... Gabrielle
Daria Damar ... Kirsten
Kay Williams
Michael Janisch
Toni Wagner
Ferdy Mayne ... Count Dracula (as Ferdie Mayne)
Raoul Retzer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bruno Frenzel ... Rock-Band (Birth Control) (uncredited)
Bernd Koschmidder ... Rock-Band (Birth Control) (uncredited)
Willfried Kovárnik ... Transvestite (uncredited)
Bernd Noske ... Rock-Band (Birth Control) (uncredited)
Beba Novak ... Vampire girl in white (uncredited)
Reinhold Sobotta ... Rock-Band (Birth Control) (uncredited)

Directed by
Freddie Francis 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Karl-Heinz Hummel  idea
August Rieger 

Produced by
Pier A. Caminnecci .... producer (as Pier A. Caminneci)
 
Original Music by
Jerry van Rooyen 
 
Cinematography by
Gérard Vandenberg 
 
Film Editing by
Alfred Srp  (as Fred Srp)
 
Art Direction by
Hans Zehetner 
 
Costume Design by
Lambert Hofer Jr. 
Klara Zichy-Kiss 
 
Makeup Department
Helmut Kraft .... makeup artist
Jupp Paschke .... makeup artist
Stefan Szenoner .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Fritz Andraschko .... assistant production manager
Wulf Hausenberg .... assistant production manager
Wolfgang Odelga .... production manager
H. Klaus Pohlen .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Peter Saunders .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Kurt Dau .... sound
Peter Kellerhals .... sound
Erwin Tews .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Axel Hesse .... assistant camera
Ricardo Richter .... assistant camera
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Uli Richter .... costume designer: Pia Degermark
 

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102 min
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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Abt:They ought to ship that dyke back to Holland!See more »
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References Horror of Dracula (1958)See more »

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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Freddie Francis must have needed the money., 13 June 2004
Author: BMatth6167 from N. Hollywood, CA

I purchased this film on the strength of reviews that suggested it was worth a look. I want my money back. There is very little about this film that is worth looking at once, let alone repeated viewings. It appears to be an effort to emulate the unique style and tone of Roman Polanski's "The Fearless Vampire Killers" but fails in the attempt. I like Freddie Francis a great deal, particularly as a cinematographer but also as a director. His work has always had a touch of class even if the scripts he was given did not. Unfortunately, this is not an outing of his that I would recommend to anyone. Mr. Francis must have needed the job to take on this dismal horror-comedy that is totally lacking in horror and evokes few smiles and no laughs.

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