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Evil Heritage (1976)
"Satan's Slave" (original title)

R  |   |  Horror  |  August 1979 (USA)
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A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her.

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Uncle Alexander Yorke
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Stephen Yorke
Candace Glendenning ...
Catherine Yorke
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Frances
Michael Craze ...
John
Gloria Maley ...
Janice (as Gloria Walker)
James Bree ...
Malcolm Yorke
Celia Hewitt ...
Elizabeth Yorke
David McGillivray ...
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A young girl is caught up in a devil cult run by her evil uncle and cousin. She can trust no one and even people she thought were dead comes back to haunt her. Written by <jonas.urve@mailbox.swipnet.se>

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It's Catherine's birthday. You're invited to her torture party.

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Art director Hayden Pearce found the house that the bulk of the story takes place at. See more »

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Uncle Alexander Yorke: The thing I admire most about you, Francis, is your ability to suffer in silence. Don't ever change.
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Referenced in Terror (1978) See more »

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Butter wouldn't melt in his mouth....
30 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The strange atmosphere of this film seems to lead many to find it boring, but I disagree and in fact find it unsettling and, well, really absorbing. Some of the over the top T and A (I wonder if the rest of the cast was there at the same time as the nudie cuties, these scenes feel like awkward inserts) but at any rate the acting is very good overall. I like the sicko relationship between Francis and the brother. The fact that the mystery has been given away before the final double reverse is actually quite interesting, and puts you in the place of Candice. I wish they had done a final reversal at the end and had Gough get it, but still, I like this sick little film quite a bit.


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