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Return of the Evil Dead (1973)

El ataque de los muertos sin ojos (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 1975 (USA)
500 years after they were blinded and executed for committing human sacrifices, a band of Templar knights returns from the grave to terrorize a rural Portuguese village during it's ... See full summary »

Director:

Amando de Ossorio

Writers:

Amando de Ossorio (screenplay), Amando de Ossorio (story)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tony Kendall ... Jack Marlowe
Fernando Sancho ... Mayor Duncan
Esperanza Roy ... Vivian
Frank Braña ... Howard
José Canalejas ... Murdo
Loreta Tovar Loreta Tovar ... Monica
Ramón Lillo Ramón Lillo ... Bert
Lone Fleming ... Amalia
Maria Nuria Maria Nuria ... Nancy - Amalia's daughter
José Thelman José Thelman ... Juan - Monica's boyfriend
Juan Cazalilla Juan Cazalilla ... Governor
Betsabé Ruiz Betsabé Ruiz ... Governor's maid
Marisol Delgado Marisol Delgado ... Doncella
Luis Barboo ... Executed Templar
Francisco Sanz Francisco Sanz ... Station Manager (as Paco Sanz)
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Storyline

500 years after they were blinded and executed for committing human sacrifices, a band of Templar knights returns from the grave to terrorize a rural Portuguese village during it's centennial celebration. Being blind, the Templars find their victims through sound, usually the screams of their victims. Taking refuge in a deserted cathedral, a small group of people must find a way to escape from the creatures. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Trivia

De Ossorio described the film as having "political aspects", evidenced by the mayor who looks to abandon the town and save himself when the Templars attack. See more »

Goofs

As Murdo's decapitated body falls back through the hole, a tube of fake blood is visible at his shoulder. See more »

Alternate Versions

The original US laserdisc by Elite and DVD by Anchor Bay claimed to be uncut, but was actually of the cut English language version. The US DVD issued in 2005 by Blue Underground contained both the original uncut Spanish version of the film and the cut English language release. See more »

Connections

Followed by Night of the Seagulls (1975) See more »

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Was Hoping It Would Have Been Better
9 February 2019 | by EdIsInHellSee all my reviews

Tombs Of The Blind Dead (1972) was pretty good and I went into Return Of The Evil Dead (1973) hoping it would be good as well. Unfortunately I was disappointed. Amando de Ossorio failed in this sequel.

It's still worth a watch if your a horror fan.

Mok a bon first.


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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1975 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mark of the Devil 5: Return of the Blind Dead See more »

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Ancla Century Films See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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