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Atom Age Vampire (1960)

Seddok, l'erede di Satana (original title)
Unrated | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 19 August 1960 (Italy)
A stripper is horribly disfigured in a car accident. A brilliant scientist develops a treatment that restores her beauty and falls in love with her. To preserve her appearance the doctor ... See full summary »

Writers:

Piero Monviso (story), Gino De Santis (scenario) (as Gino De Sanctis) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alberto Lupo ... Prof. Alberto Levin
Susanne Loret ... Jeanette Moreneau
Sergio Fantoni ... Pierre Mornet
Franca Parisi ... Monique Riviere
Ivo Garrani ... Commisario Bouchard
Andrea Scotti Andrea Scotti ... Paul Leroi
Rina Franchetti Rina Franchetti ... La mitomane
Roberto Bertea Roberto Bertea ... Sacha
Gianni Loti Gianni Loti ... Marein
Tullio Altamura ... Dr. Doubré
Gianna Piaz Gianna Piaz ... Infermiera
Francesco Sormano Francesco Sormano ... Professore Morette
Nicoletta Varè Nicoletta Varè ... Arlette
Appio Cartei Appio Cartei ... (as Cartei Appio)
Bruno Benedetti Bruno Benedetti
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A stripper is horribly disfigured in a car accident. A brilliant scientist develops a treatment that restores her beauty and falls in love with her. To preserve her appearance the doctor must give her additional treatments using glands taken from murdered women. His unexplained ability to turn into a hideous monster helps with this problem but does nothing to win her love. The doctor's woes multiply as the police and the girl's boyfriend begin to close in on him. Written by D.A. Kellough <dkelloug@infinet.com>

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They Want Your Blood ... Now! See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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Trivia

Movies title is a sloppy translation of original Italian name; the there are no vampires in this movie. See more »

Alternate Versions

Original Italian version was 105 minutes long; US theatrical version is 87 minutes long; most US video versions are only 72 minutes long. See more »

Connections

References Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) See more »

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A Lot of Fun To Watch
31 August 2002 | by Space_MafuneSee all my reviews

A crazed Professor Levin goes to rather bizarre and extreme lengths to ensure his formerly disfigured young girlfriend remains beautiful, desirable and under his control.

This Italian Science Fiction/Horror epic is really quite silly thanks in large part due to the English dubbing and likely editing. But the film does work somewhat on a soap opera level and has some better than average transformation sequences. Actually it's quite entertaining but not always for good reasons. Still it was better than I was expecting.


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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

19 August 1960 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Atom Age Vampire See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Leone Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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