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The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein (1972)
"La maldición de Frankenstein" (original title)

 |  Horror  |  31 May 1973 (France)
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Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Morpho are killed just as they bring their creation to life. The monster is taken by Cagliostro and he now controls the monster and plans to have it mate and create the perfect master race.

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Cast

Cast overview:
Alberto Dalbés ...
Doctor Seward (as Alberto Dalbes)
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Doctor Frankenstein (as Denis Price)
Howard Vernon ...
Beatriz Savón ...
Vera Frankenstein
Anne Libert ...
Melisa
Fernando Bilbao ...
Britt Nichols ...
Madame Orloff
Luis Barboo ...
Caronte
Daniel White ...
Tanner (as Daniel Gerome)
Doris Thomas ...
Abigail (as Doris Tom)
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Morpho (as J. Franco)
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Dr. Frankenstein and his assistant Morpho are killed just as they bring their creation to life. The monster is taken by Cagliostro and he now controls the monster and plans to have it mate and create the perfect master race.

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31 May 1973 (France)  »

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ESP 7,067,929 (Spain)
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| (as "The Curse of Frankenstein") | (DVD)

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2.35 : 1
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Film debut of Lina Romay. See more »

Quotes

Melisa: Melisa speaks to you on behalf of her great master Cagliostro. Cagliostro created me and half of me is a bird. He meant for me to be his own daughter, but I am blind and therefore unworthy. Cagliostro now transmits the words he wishes you to hear through the fabulous creature that I am. Listen to the master speak these words to you: "I have accorded you the privilege of rising from your graves. But I cannot prevent your flesh from rotting. Originally, I started creating with nature's materials,...
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2 April 2000 | by (amsterdam, the netherlands) – See all my reviews

This picture is utterly weird. Between unbelievably dull scenes (filmed without any inspiration) we find some of the most extraordinary scene's ever. It uses characters and idea's that were known at that time (and are therefore not introduced), but since comics like Crepax' Valentina are sinking to obscurity, girls who are actually birds and a monster of Frankenstein who whips a couple while they are standing above a field of sharp pins aren't daily routine. I was lucky to find a copy on VHS, so it exists!


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