5.8/10
1,434
65 user 46 critic

La plus longue nuit du diable (1971)

R | | Fantasy, Horror | April 1974 (USA)
Trailer
0:29 | Trailer

On Disc

at Amazon

Six of seven tourists in a east European castle overnight are victims of a helper of the devil. Is Satan willing to spare their souls?

Director:

Jean Brismée

Writers:

Pierre-Claude Garnier (original scenario) (as Charles Lecocq), Patrice Rhomm (original scenario) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

An undertaker and his two friends, who are restaurant owners, drum up business by going out on the town and killing people; the restaurant owners use parts of the bodies for their menu, and... See full summary »

Director: T.L.P. Swicegood
Stars: Warrene Ott, James Westmoreland, Marty Friedman
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A young woman goes searching for her missing artist father. Her journey takes her to a strange Californian seaside town governed by a mysterious undead cult.

Directors: Willard Huyck, Gloria Katz
Stars: Michael Greer, Marianna Hill, Joy Bang
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A wealthy pervert lures beautiful young women to his castle so he can have his way with them.

Director: Emilio Miraglia
Stars: Anthony Steffen, Marina Malfatti, Enzo Tarascio
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Two sisters running a small hotel in Spain kill female tourists whose morals do not meet their strict religious standards.

Director: Eugenio Martín
Stars: Aurora Bautista, Esperanza Roy, Judy Geeson
Certificate: GP Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A strict headmistress runs a secluded school for wayward girls in 19th century France, whose students are disappearing under mysterious circumstances.

Director: Narciso Ibáñez Serrador
Stars: Lilli Palmer, Cristina Galbó, John Moulder-Brown
The Ghost (1963)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A woman and her lover murder her husband, a doctor. Soon, however, strange things start happening, and they wonder if they really killed him, or if he is coming back from the dead to haunt them.

Director: Riccardo Freda
Stars: Barbara Steele, Peter Baldwin, Elio Jotta
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Cemetery director Robert Kraft discovers that by arbitrarily changing the status of plots from empty to occupied on the planogram causes the death of the plots' owners.

Director: Albert Band
Stars: Richard Boone, Theodore Bikel, Peggy Maurer
The Possessed (1965)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A visitor arrives in a small Italian village looking for a woman. Residents tell him that she committed suicide but there's more to the mystery than they're letting on. Meanwhile, a strange woman walks by the lake.

Directors: Luigi Bazzoni, Franco Rossellini
Stars: Peter Baldwin, Salvo Randone, Valentina Cortese
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In Medieval France a warlock is be-headed and his wife tortured and executed. Hundreds of years later an isolated group of people discover his head buried on their property. Soon it comes ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Aured
Stars: Paul Naschy, Emma Cohen, Víctor Barrera
Horror Castle (1963)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Women are being tortured to death with various torture devices in the dungeon of an old castle by a deformed, hooded, holocaust survivor.

Director: Antonio Margheriti
Stars: Rossana Podestà, Georges Rivière, Christopher Lee
Adventure | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A master swordsman and former soldier and his hunchbacked assistant hunt vampires.

Director: Brian Clemens
Stars: Horst Janson, John Carson, Shane Briant
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the 13th century there existed a legion of evil knights known as the Templars, who quested for eternal life by drinking human blood and committing sacrifices. Executed for their unholy ... See full summary »

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Lone Fleming, César Burner, María Elena Arpón
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Erika Blanc ... Lisa Müller
Jean Servais ... Baron von Rhoneberg
Daniel Emilfork ... Satan
Jacques Monseau ... Father Alvin Sorel (as Jacques Monseu)
Lucien Raimbourg Lucien Raimbourg ... Mason
Colette Emmanuelle Colette Emmanuelle ... Nancy
Ivana Novak Ivana Novak ... Corinne
Shirley Corrigan ... Regine
Frédérique Hender Frédérique Hender
Lorenzo Terzon Lorenzo Terzon ... Howard
Christian Maillet Christian Maillet ... Ducha
Maurice De Groote Maurice De Groote ... Hans (as Maurice Degroot)
Yvonne Garden Yvonne Garden
Edit

Storyline

Six of seven tourists in a east European castle overnight are victims of a helper of the devil. Is Satan willing to spare their souls?

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

EXORCISM! The one last hope for the possessed ... But this time the devil wins! See more »

Genres:

Fantasy | Horror

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

Belgium | Italy

Language:

French

Release Date:

April 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vampire Playgirls See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White (opening sequence)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 60657 delivered on 11 July 1972. See more »

Alternate Versions

Film was released with a "PG rating in 1972, then released in 1974 in an extended "R" rated cut. The "R" rated version contains a longer sex scene between the two women. See more »

Connections

Featured in Mad Ron's Prevues from Hell (1987) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
What a Horror movie should be..
12 May 2005 | by The_Shadow_123See all my reviews

Horror at its best!!!!!! This movie is definitely one that earns the designation of HORROR!!!!! The atmosphere is chilling and the characters are zany and unpredictable. At first glance I thought that this movie would be another Italian slasher fest, but instead I was amazed to discover this eerie piece of cinema had a lot to deliver, most of all a frightening tale of sin and temptation. The devil in this movie is one that instills fear and curiosity, just as the devil should be portrayed. I recommend this film to horror fans and movie fans that don't like watching a typical film. Just a note of caution, this movie is not for the faint of heart. As is with many euro horrors of its day, the Devil's Nightmare pulls no punches when it comes to murder and mayhem. Enjoy!


16 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 65 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed