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Blood Sabbath (1972)

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A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.

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David (as Tony Geary)
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Yyalah
Sam Gilman ...
Lonzo
Steve Gravers ...
The Padre
Dyanne Thorne ...
Alotta, Queen of Witches
Susan Landis ...
Witch
Samra Harvey ...
Witch
Mary Lind ...
Witch
Felice Darvey ...
Witch
Ramona Timberlake ...
Witch
Francesca Pelli ...
Witch
Jane Tsentas ...
Witch (as Jane Tsentis)
Lynn Harris ...
Witch
Kathy Hilton ...
Witch (as Kathie Hilton)
Terri Johnson ...
Witch
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A coven of witches captures a young man traveling through the woods. He gets involved in a power struggle between a beautiful witch and the evil queen who heads the coven.

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David: You are real.
Yyalah: Do you think I am?
David: I want you to be.
Yyalah: Then I am.
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Performed by Chuck Cowan
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Luke in the forest of the witch boobs.
5 October 2003 | by (fabulous Las Vega$!) – See all my reviews

Delirious mess of a witchcraft tale is watchable mainly as a showcase for the female bust. 'Nam vet drifter David(Anthony Geary, "Luke Spencer" of GENERAL HOSPITAL fame) is nettled by a group of reckless hippies who are having some sort of baby-oil orgy in the wilderness. By and by, he falls in love with a foxy water nymph named Yyalah, but she can't requite his affections "because he has a soul". The inimitable Dyanne Thorne(of the amazing ILSA films) turns up as a witch named Alotta (hmmmm...now there's a name you can have all sorts of fun with), who has plans of her own for David. This very druggie deep-woods tale of love, lust, and the supernatural culminates in a satisfactory bittersweet finale(and a closing credits crawl with that distinctly MARY-TYLER-MOORE lettering font), but getting that far along is a challenge and a chore.

An occasionally interesting, but mostly tiresome affair from the post-psychedelic burnout years(a place in time which I personally refer to as "the rattan zone"). If you're not a dedicated completest of 70s horror trash, you might opt to give this one a wide berth.

4/10


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