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Asylum of Satan (1972)

PG | | Horror | 1972 (USA)
A young woman is brought to an asylum to receive special treatment from a mysterious doctor. Dr. Spector does more than just run the hospital -- he offers his patients as sacrifices to ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Charles Kissinger ...
Dr. Jason Specter / Martine Williams
Nick Jolley ...
Chris Duncan
Carla Borelli ...
Lucina Martin
Louis Bandy ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lila Boden
Liz Cherry
P.J. Childers
Don Cox
Don Dunkle
Joan Edwards
Claude Fulkerson ...
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Pamela Gatz ...
The Creature
Mimi Honce ...
The Cripple
Ken Jones
Lynne Kelly
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A young woman is brought to an asylum to receive special treatment from a mysterious doctor. Dr. Spector does more than just run the hospital -- he offers his patients as sacrifices to Satan. Written by Mark J. Popp <mjpopp@cwave.com>

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Love Slaves Of Satan Tortured To Blood-Dripping Death

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The Satan Spectrum  »

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$50,000 (estimated)
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Nick Jolley's first and only foray into film acting. Moreover, Jolley also sings the song "Red Light Lady" that's featured on the soundtrack. See more »

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Featured in Extra Weird (2003) See more »

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The Satan Spectrum Theme
Written by William Girdler
Arranged by William Girdler and Greg Walker
Performed by Eddy Dee and The Blues Express
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Laughably awful, but enjoyable
10 December 2004 | by See all my reviews

A young woman finds herself held against her will in an eerie mental asylum by the sinister "Dr. Specter" and his masculine-looking assistant, Martine. She begins to suspect that the visions of horror she experiences are not nightmares and that she is due to be sacrificed to The Evil One. A laughably awful film if I've ever seen one, "Asylum of Satan" is highly enjoyable, cheesy trash. Bad acting from everyone, especially the lead actress, a terribly dated score, and the fakest-looking Satan you'll ever see make this steaming pile one worth checking out if you like bad movies. Oh, and the death scene are a stitch! (Apperantly people can die from cockroaches crawling all over them...) My rating for "Asylum of satan"--2/10.


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