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Deathmaster (1972)

PG | | Horror | August 1972 (USA)
Quarry is a mysterious, articulate stranger who draws a cult like following of local hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love, he has more sinister plans for them, as he is a ... See full summary »

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Khorda
Bill Ewing ...
Pico
Brenda Dickson ...
Rona
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Pop
Bobby Pickett ...
Kirkwood (as Bob Pickett)
Betty Anne Rees ...
Esslin
William Jordan ...
Monk
LaSesne Hilton ...
Barbado (as Le Sesne Hilton)
John Lasell ...
Detective
Freda T. Vanterpool ...
Dancer
Tari Tabakin ...
Mavis
Kitty Vallacher ...
Bridey
Michael Cronin ...
Mike
Charles Hornsby ...
Charles
Olympia Silvers ...
Olympia (as Olympia Sylvers)
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Quarry is a mysterious, articulate stranger who draws a cult like following of local hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love, he has more sinister plans for them, as he is a vampire. Written by Doug Hall <dfhall@fyi.net>

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Eyes Like Hot Coals...Fangs Like Razors! Khorda the Deathmaster Has Left His Tomb! See more »

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The critic Robert Ebert claims that the Santa Monica beach used at the start of the movie is the exact same location used by Corman's "Attack of the Crab Monsters". See more »

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When the surfer dude opens Khorda's coffin on the beach, it's broad daylight. It's later established that Khorda cannot walk around in sunlight. Why then wasn't he hurt when his coffin was opened? See more »

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Monk: "You know what you all are? You're all a bunch of friggin' freaks and honkies! Every damn last one of you! I'm going to town to get me some steak and whiskey!"
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Music by Bill Marx
Lyrics by Marilyn Lovell (as Marilynn Lovell)
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Some creepy, campy 70's horror fun!
4 November 2004 | by (Hollywood, Cali) – See all my reviews

When I was a kid I'd stay up late and watch creature features. I think that was a major influence on my tastes. This movie terrified me when I was 7 yrs old. Now I'm 30 and I love it!

I couldn't remember the name or find it. About a yr and a half ago I got this one on DVD. YES!!! Not quite as scary but just some good fun. This is a rare, good treat if your a horror geek. If you like Blackula, Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things, or Carpenter and Romero, then I definitely recommend this one. Also the DVD has a decent commentary.

This one's more for nostalgia, but also for collectors too. The 70's are alive and well in Deathmaster!


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