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This erotic horror film, set in 1905, tells the story of a thief who seeks refuge in a castle owned by two women... See more » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

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Franca Maï ... Elisabeth (as Franka Mai)

Brigitte Lahaie ... Eva
Jean-Marie Lemaire ... Marc
Fanny Magier ... Hélène
Muriel Montossé ... Anita
Sophie Noël ... Sylvie (as Sophie Noel)
Evelyne Thomas ... Dominique
Agnès Bert (as Agnes Bert)
Cyril Val ... Un Apache (as Alain Plumey)
Myriam Watteau ... La femme apache
Joe de Palmer ... Un Apache (as Joe de Lara)
Jacques Sansoul
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Jacques Marbeuf ... Le docteur (uncredited)
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Directed by
Jean Rollin 
 
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Jean Rollin  uncredited

Produced by
Joe de Palmer .... producer (as Joe de Lara)
 
Original Music by
Philippe d' Aram 
 
Cinematography by
Georgie Fromentin 
 
Film Editing by
Dominique Saint-Cyr 
 
Makeup Department
Eric Pierre .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Christine Renaud .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Natalie Perrey .... assistant director
Jean-Pierre Bouyxou .... assistant director: preproduction (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Claude Panier .... sound engineer
Philippe Penot .... foley artist
René Penot .... foley artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bogdan Borkowski .... assistant cinematographer
Mordechaï Bracha .... electrician
Jean-Francois Gacé .... camera operator
Etienne Jourdan .... electrician
 
Other crew
Jean-Noël Delamarre .... title designer
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Referenced in The Last Horror Film (1982)See more »

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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Snail-paced poetic erotic French horror, 16 March 2001
Author: eegah-3 (eegah@hotmail.com) from Minneapolis, MN

Director Rollin once again plays out his obsessions in this tale of a secret society of women who lure men to their castle for blood ceremonies at midnight. Beautiful French countrysides, gorgeous (frequently nude) women, old castles and erotic horror are what to expect from this exploitation film with aspirations of art. The pace is slow and deliberate with no real escalation of tension as midnight comes and all is revealed. Brigitte Lahaie has real screen presence and is memorable as she stalks a victim carrying a huge scythe. Definitely worth a look as are all of Rollin's films.

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