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The Devil's Daughter (1991)

La setta (original title)
Unrated | | Horror | 1 March 1991 (Italy)
A spree of grisly murders is perpetrated in Frankfurt by a group of Satan worshippers. A school teacher almost runs over an old man with a box and takes him in. It's no accident that the ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Miriam Kreisl
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Moebius Kelly
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Kathryn (as Maria Angela Giordano)
Michel Adatte ...
Frank
Carla Cassola ...
Dr. Pernath
Angelika Maria Boeck ...
Claire Henri
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Martin Romero
Niels Gullov ...
Mr. Henri
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Damon
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Justice Jonathan Ford
Yasmine Ussani ...
Samantha
Dario Casalini ...
Paolo Pranzo ...
Steven
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Truck Driver
Ralph Bola Mustapha ...
Second Truck Driver
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A spree of grisly murders is perpetrated in Frankfurt by a group of Satan worshippers. A school teacher almost runs over an old man with a box and takes him in. It's no accident that the old man has come into her life, and it quickly becomes apparent that he has plans for her, plans that involve a permanent future with the Satanic cult. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Satan has chosen his victims. The battle with evil has begun.

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1 March 1991 (Italy)  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The opening scene states the year is 1970 but the song playing is America's "A Horse with No Name" which came out in 1972. See more »

Goofs

Frank leaves Miriam curled up on the bed in her street clothes, asleep with a coat over her, while he goes down to explore the tunnel in the basement. When he returns, however, she is under the covers with a nightdress on. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Paura: Lucio Fulci Remembered - Volume 1 (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't Leave Me Alone
written by W.L. Wilson and B.S. Mason and D.R. Pfrimmer
Chappell Recorded Music/Flipper srl
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hugely entertaining
13 May 2004 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

I first saw this film prior to its original release in the UK at the London Film Festival where Michele Soavi himself was in attendance. Afterwards I shook the man's hand and congratulated him on a fine film. The whole audience was very appreciative really. That was the last time I saw it until I finally found it again on a fine import dvd from xploitedcinema. I'm glad to say it still holds up very well indeed - the story grips from the start and doesn't let go right up to the incredible ending. Ok, so the story may have echoes of Rosemary's Baby but how often do you see a truly original horror film ? I can only think of a handful. Track this film down and you won't be disappointed.






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