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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
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jacques Marbeuf ... Le docteur (uncredited)

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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
 
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4 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
dreamlike splendour, 22 March 2010
Author: christopher-underwood from Greenwich - London

A fine film, beautifully photographed. Leisurely, yes, even majestic but I consider it unfair to refer to this dreamlike splendour as, 'boring'. Such a subjective term, anyway but tends to be slapped upon films such as this because they do not adhere to the 'normal' narrative structure. What in life does, I ask myself? Actually, I have found some of Rollin's films just a little too seemingly meaninglessly repetitive but rest assured this beauty doe not fall into that trap. Beautiful ladies appear and disappear in colourful, flowing see through gowns. There is a baddie who might yet be more of a goodie than the good ladies, plus great use of a Gothic location. I must also mention the gorgeous, Brigitte Lahaie. She did much work with the erratic, Jess Franco but she never looked better than she does here, deadly scythe notwithstanding.

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