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Demonia (1990)

 -  Horror | Mystery  -  26 June 2001 (USA)
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A Canadian archaeological team in Sicily accidentally unleashes vengeful ghosts of five demonic nuns whom were murdered 500 years earlier and the ghosts now set out to kill the group and townspeople alike.

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Professor Paul Evans
Meg Register ...
Liza Harris
Lino Salemme ...
Turi DeSimone
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Susie
Pascal Druant ...
Kevin
Grady Clarkson ...
Sean (as Grady Thomas Clarkson)
Ettore Comi ...
John
Carla Cassola ...
Lilla the Medium
Michael Aronin ...
Lt. Andi (as Michael J. Aronin)
Al Cliver ...
Porter (as Al Clever)
Isabella Corradini ...
Nun
Paola Cozzo ...
Pregnant Nun
Bruna Rossi ...
Nun
Paola Calati ...
Nun
Antonio Melillo
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In southeast Sicily, a team of archaeologists investigate the ruins of a crypt where heretic nuns had been stoned and crucified by the village people in the 16th century. Soon strange things begin to happen, and Liza, one of the team members, starts to have surreal dreams about the nuns. Then the graphic violence begins, starting with a decapitation! The answers lie in the ancient crypt of the nuns. Written by Humberto Amador

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No Evil Deed Goes Undone!

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When the butcher is entering the basement of the monastery, it looks like he is wearing a backpack or something underneath his jacket. Look at his back as he turns around a few times when he has walked down the stairs. Suddenly it's gone and not seen any more. See more »

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References Don't Torture a Duckling (1972) See more »

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A mediocre nunsploitation horror made by Lucio Fulci.
7 August 2007 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A team of archaeologists are exploring the ruins of an ancient crypt in Sicily where five heretic nuns had been stoned and crucified by superstitious villagers.One of them Liza starts to suffer terrible nightmares about the nuns and other members of the team start to die in particularly horrible ways."Demonia" is a mediocre Lucio Fulci's nunsploitation flick that offers surprisingly little amount of gore including a tongue nailed to a barrel an,eye-gouging and an "Inferno in Diretta"-style decapitation between two springy trees.Still the film is well-shot,picturesque and enjoyable enough to give it a 6 out of 10.However if you are new into Fulci I suggest watching first "The Beyond" or "City of the Living Dead".


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