Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty, who has made a pact with the devil to seduce and condemn the man who is ...
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A hit man working for the Yakuza double crosses his employers and flees with a cache of diamonds from the latest heist. Injured and hiding in the mountain regions of Spain, with Japanese ... See full summary »
The devil, following in the footsteps of Christ, decides to become flesh and take a stroll around Earth to see how humans have progressed, and have a little fun creating havoc and mayhem in the process.
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 »
Paul Naschy plays a hunchback with below average intelligence who works at the morgue. He is in love with a sickly girl who happens to be the only person who is kind to him. Each day he ... See full summary »
Angela is a young hairdresser thrown out of home by her puritantical mother after too many nights out. She quickly falls in with the modeling crowd and does some modeling work herself, ... See full summary »
Four women spend the night in an old deserted sanitarium on a mountain. They each in turn fall into the the evil hands of a doctor who forces them to suck each others blood and to whip ... See full summary »
Waldemar, the renowned adventurer, joins an expedition to find the Yeti in the Himalayas. While hiking the mountains, he's captured by two cannibalistic demon nymphets guarding a remote ... See full summary »
Elvira is travelling through the French countryside with her friend Genevieve, searching for the lost tomb of a medieval murderess and possible vampire, Countess Wandessa. They find a ... See full summary »
Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty, who has made a pact with the devil to seduce and condemn the man who is killing off Satan's servants. Written by
This film has been passed around on poorly dubbed tapes and DVD-Rs for a long time. But recently it was released in newly digitized DVD format. It must have been transfered directly from the original 16mm film. The picture quality is almost perfect. It is now available on Amazon.com. I personally bought one and the images look really sharp even on a 52" LCD TV. I hope other cult films such as "Poor Cecily" and "Inquisitor" also will be digitized from the original films.
I think this film is most well-known for some outrageous torture scenes and also witch-burning scenes. In one torture scene, a fully naked blonde girl was stretched on the rack. In another scene, a young woman, also fully naked, was subjected to charcoal burning on her chest and then had her nipple cut off. The witch burning scene was very dramatic as well with three cute young women each being tied to a tall stake screaming while the fire was burning from below...
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