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Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)
"El espanto surge de la tumba" (original title)

R  |   |  Horror  |  February 1975 (USA)
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In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Naschy ...
Alaric de Marnac / Hugo de Marnac / Armand de Marnac
Emma Cohen ...
Elvira
Víctor Alcázar ...
Maurice Roland / Andre Roland (as Vic Winner)
Helga Liné ...
Mabille De Lancré (as Helga Line)
Cristina Suriani ...
Paula
Betsabé Ruiz ...
Sylvia (as Betsabe Ruiz)
Luis Ciges ...
Alain 'Le Raté' - a thief
Julio Peña ...
Jean
María José Cantudo ...
Chantal (as Maria Jose Cantudo)
Juan Cazalilla ...
Gastone
Francisco Llinás ...
Alain's Partner - a thief (as Francisco Llinas)
Ramón Centenero ...
André Govar (as Ramon Centenero)
Montserrat Julió ...
Dale (as Monserrat Julio)
Francisco Nieto
Elsa Zabala ...
Madame Irina Komarova
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In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes back to life, possessing people and using them to commit sacrifices and to search for the rest of his body Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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ESP 14,295,301 (Spain)
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The film was shot in the dead of winter at Paul Naschy's own country home located in the Lozoya Valley, north of Madrid. It was eventually sold in the late 80's. See more »

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A must have for Euro-trash collectors
11 June 2004 | by (Maryland) – See all my reviews

I was so excited to come across this little gem (well, to me at least). I bought a $9.99 4 movie DVD set offered by Brentwood Home Video. Since then I have

seen this DVD sold for $14.99 just for the single movie, so I got a good deal. If you are reading a review about such an obscure film then most likely you are a fan of 1970s "Euro-trash". In that case, you will have fun with this movie. If your idea of an obscure horror movie is Freddie Vs. Jason, then you are looking at the wrong reviews. This has everything you would want in a 1970s Euro trash

flick- cheap gore, boobies, and badly dubbed in english; I love this stuff!

So if you are a collector of such fine cinema, then check this one out, I think you will enjoy...


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