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Castle Freak (1995)

Video  -  Drama | Horror | Mystery  -  14 November 1995 (USA)
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A troubled couple and their blind daughter come to Italy to visit a 12th Century castle they've inherited. Soon they are plagued by unexplained noises, mysteriously broken objects, and the ... See full summary »

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A troubled couple and their blind daughter come to Italy to visit a 12th Century castle they've inherited. Soon they are plagued by unexplained noises, mysteriously broken objects, and the daughter's claims of an unknown nocturnal visitor to her bedroom. When the housekeeper and a local prostitute and are discovered savagely murdered in the castle's dungeon, John must unlock the castle's secret to save himself from jail and his family from the castle's secret inhabitant. Written by D.A. Kellough <dkelloug@infinet.com>

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Hideous... hungry... and loose!


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Rated R for some strong violence and gore, a scene of sexuality and some language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Real brain matter was used for the climax of the film. See more »

Goofs

When the Duchess is taking bread and dried sausage to The Freak in the opening sequence the sliced bread has a gaping hole in it in the kitchen but is whole by the time it makes it to the dungeon. See more »

Quotes

John Reilly: I didn't kill her, I fucked her, Okay?
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Special thanks to H.P. Lovecraft, Andrea Barzini, Giovanni Natalucci, Michla Gisotti, Kimi Yamada, and the wonderful people of Giove, Italy. See more »

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References Anthropophagus (1980) See more »

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Horror at its most hilarious
21 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

Castle Freak truly is a special character to me. He's one of a kind.

This movie was great... for what it was. It doesn't have the best effects, or the best acting. It's not actually scary... unless you're squeamish. What it is though is an extremely funny, twisted and sick horror film - and certainly a notch above your standard "slasher" fare.

Some truly classic moments (I won't spoil it for anyone) in this film will make good use of your rewind button. See it late at night with the lights out!

I'm eagerly awaiting Castle Freak: The Return!


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