A chic, good-looking and suitably 70's couple arrive at an extravagant and deserted seaside hotel after eloping. Stefan is wealthy and happily English, with a hidden streak of sadism, while Valarie is intelligent but of inferior (Swedish) blood. To keep her with him at the eerie hotel he lies consistantly about his relationship with his mother and his plans to tell her of their marriage. Meanwhile he has mysterious phone conversations with an older, dominant and pampered sissy. Two fresh guests arrive; the Hungarian countess, Elizabeth Bathory and her voluptuous protege, Ilona. Virgin corpses begin showing up about the city drained of their blood. A wary detective lurks around the hotel taunting his only suspect, the Countess. Written by
An erotic nightmare of vampire lust [DVD]
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Did You Know?
During filming, director Harry Kumel hit actress Danielle Ouimet
during a dispute. Actor John Karlen
was so infuriated by this behavior that he punched Kumel in the face. The atmosphere on the set was understandably tense afterwards. See more
When Ilona is lying on the bathroom floor, bikini marks are visible. Vampires are not supposed to have tan lines. See more
I feel it in my bones, the night is dying...
Les Lèvres Rouges (Thème)
Written and Performed by François de Roubaix
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