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Black Magic (1975)
"Jiang tou" (original title)

R  |   |  Horror  |  1979 (USA)
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A magician makes money by charging people to cast love spells on the objects of their affection. Complications arise when he decides that he wants a customer's bride for himself.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Lung Ti ...
Xu Nuo
Lieh Lo ...
Lang Jiajie
Ni Tien ...
Luo Yin (as Tanny)
Lily Li ...
Quming
Feng Ku ...
Shan Jianmi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ping Chen ...
Ms Wang
Shao Lun Chiang
Chun Chin ...
Party guest
Norman Chu
Dana ...
(as Tsen Shu-Yi)
Ging Man Fung
Ti Hua Ko
Chan-Hsiung Ku
Tsan-Hsiung Ku
Wen Chung Ku ...
Shaman Fu-Yung
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A magician makes money by charging people to cast love spells on the objects of their affection. Complications arise when he decides that he wants a customer's bride for himself.

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Those who did not believe in the voodoo curse never lived to tell!

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The films's U.S poster by World Northal back in 1979 doesn't include the Chinese crew's but randomly create custom American production crew names and even the actors's names are wrong: Ty Young, Lily Leigh, Lee-Ann while the American production crew names: Antonio St. Martin (Cinematography), Ferrara (music composer), Calvin Martin (wrote and directed). See more »

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Followed by Gou hun jiang tou (1976) See more »

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Okay HK production,but nothing really impressive.
16 April 2007 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

Martial arts hero Ti Lung plays Hsu Lo,who runs up against an evil black magic practitioner San Kan-Mi.San Kan-Mi wants to seduce Hsu's fiancée Wang Chu-Ying and places a death spell on him and a love spell on her,hoping to kill two birds with one stone.Another veteran witch doctor comes to the rescue of the spellbound lovers...Slightly gruesome horror flick from the legendary Shaw Brothers.There is self-mutilation ,grisly black magic ritual involving freshly buried corpse and finally some people are disintegrating into masses of putrid flesh,maggots and bones in a matter of seconds.I haven't seen "Black Magic II",but it's supposedly even more gruesome.If you liked this check out also hysterically funny "Oily Maniac".7 out of 10.


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