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Daughters of Satan (1972)

James Robertson buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife, Chris. Chris, gradually taken over by the personality of ... See full summary »

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James Robertson
Barra Grant ...
Chris Robertson
Tani Guthrie ...
Kitty Duarte (as Tani Phelps Guthrie)
Paraluman ...
Juana Rios
Vic Silayan ...
Dr. Dangal
Vic Diaz ...
Carlos Ching
Gina Laforteza ...
Andrea
Ben Rubio ...
Tommy Tantulco
Paquito Salcedo ...
Mortician
Chito Reyes ...
Guerilla
Bobby Greenwood ...
Mrs. Postlewaite
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Storyline

James Robertson buys a painting depicting witches being burned at the stake, one of whom bears an uncanny resemblance to his wife, Chris. Chris, gradually taken over by the personality of the witch in the painting that she resembles, allies herself with two other reincarnated witches to plan James' death, as he proves to be a descendant of the man responsible for the witches' fate. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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A secret cult of lust-craved witches torturing with fire and desire!

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17 November 1972 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Akuma no musume-tachi  »

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$275,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The address of the shop, Treasures of the Orient, where Robertson buys the painting, is 666. See more »

Quotes

Chris Robertson: Put that away, it won't do any good.
James Robertson: What do you mean? It's a 357 magnum, it will go through the engine block of a car.
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References You Only Live Twice (1967) See more »

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The Wind Blew Up Her Nightie
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Traditional bawdy song
Performed by Paquito Salcedo
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Slow moving horror flick
22 December 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Early Tom Selleck film where he and his wife encounter a coven of witches. The coven think that Selleck's wife is a reincarnated witch from a painting. It is always good to see the great character actor Vic Diaz but even he can't help with the fact that the material here just isn't that compelling. Some good exploitation like when Barra Grant as his wife is strapped down naked and whipped. But there are too many slow scenes that drag on agonizingly and I think the film could have been boosted with more shots of the exotic Philippine locale. Not terrible but story needed some sort of adrenaline shot somewhere in the middle.


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