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Meridian (1990)

R | | Horror | Video 13 April 1990
Two American students go to Italy after graduating from art school, one to work in restoration of paintings, the other because she's inherited her father's castle. When the restorer visits ... See full summary »

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Catherine
Malcolm Jamieson ...
Lawrence / Oliver
Charlie Spradling ...
Gina (as Charlie)
Hilary Mason ...
Martha
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Dwarf
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Priest
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Beast
Vito Passeri ...
Adriana
Angelo de Bianchi ...
Lunatic Man
Mohamed Badrsalem ...
Strong Man (as Salem Badr)
Walter Colombaioni ...
Fire Eater
Nashira ...
Belly Dancer
Gianluca Tramboni ...
Boy
Fernando Cerulli ...
Master
Isabella Celani ...
Ghost
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Two American students go to Italy after graduating from art school, one to work in restoration of paintings, the other because she's inherited her father's castle. When the restorer visits her friend at the castle, they invite the players of a traveling sideshow to dinner, and are slipped drugs, leading to an orgy of abandon. The woman who owns the castle keeps having visions of a young woman who has been stabbed in the castle. After talking to her nanny, she finds that the "vision" woman is her father's sister, who was murdered brutally as the consequence of a 15th Century curse put on her family, and that she is the next in line, and the troupe they have entertained is a part of the curse. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Seduced by something less than human. In love with something more. See more »

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Meridian: Kiss of the Beast  »

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Beauty & the beast...with Sherilynn & Charlie naked!
30 September 1999 | by (Surrey) – See all my reviews



Yep, that's about what you get. A strangely warped Beauty and the beast (with twin beasts) story whose main benefit is it's two gorgeous heroine's Sherilynn Fenn and Charlie Spradling. Never can any film have featured two such beautiful actresses and the director is quick to get them drugged and stripped.

The Spradling character (she was credited as just "Charlie" in this film) allbut disappears from the plot thereafter leaving La Fenn to wrestle with the beast twins and eventually fall in love with the good one of the two.


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