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

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Chris Robertson: Sometimes I think I've got a mind full of meringue.
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Edited into Out of this World Super Shock Show (2007) See more »

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The Wind Blew Up Her Nightie
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Fun, entertaining and highly enjoyable
25 February 2013 | by (Los Angeles, Ca) – See all my reviews

After buying a strange painting at a sale, a man begins to suspect something sinister is occurring after noticing his wife's resemblance to a figure in the painting and comes to realize that a coven of witches are involved and tries to stop them before he becomes a victim of their wrath.

This was an admittedly fun witchcraft movie, though it does has a few minor areas of improvement to really work itself out of it's overall hum-drum feel. That's the main fault of the pacing in this one feeling just so dreary that nothing really exciting happens, with everyone tending to talk about the proceedings since the film plays it off as a mystery about painting and the reincarnation which can be fun but overall it tends to just drag the pace out. That said, the mystery angle here is actually inviting due to being a rather creepy mystery surrounding the painting, the few action scenes are rather well-done and it's certainly got enough horror elements to keep it enjoyable. Plus, any film that opens with topless female whipping definitely has it's head in the right direction. Overall, not bad but has some problems.

Rated R: Violence, Language and Nudity.


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