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Expulsion of the Devil (1973)
"Au rendez-vous de la mort joyeuse" (original title)

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Françoise Fabian ...
Françoise
Jean-Marc Bory ...
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Jean-Pierre Darras ...
Peron
Claude Dauphin ...
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Michel Creton ...
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Tony Librizzi
Mario Santini
Loris Baccheschi
Pascale Ange
Corinne Armand
Monique Berardi
Sylvie Bourgoin
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Clunky, occasionally spooky French haunted house thriller.
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This is a clunky and rather slow, but mildly interesting French take on the family moves into a haunted house genre. The special effects which largely consist of furniture sliding around are strickly sub-Exorcist, but the film has a few quirky touches which keep the proceedings from being too predictable. Worth a look, if only because French horror films are such a rarity, but this doesn't hold a candle to the similarly themed The Haunting.


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