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The Blood Spattered Bride (1972)

La novia ensangrentada (original title)
R | | Horror | April 1974 (USA)
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Newlywed Susan is haunted by visions of Mircalla Karnstein, a centuries-old bride who murdered her husband on their wedding night.

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A young husband's sexual fantasies frighten his new wife and cause her to seek advice from Carmilla, a descendent of Mircalla de Karnstein. Carmilla seduces the young bride and forces her to commit gory acts of mutilation. Written by Mysty <rharvey@flash.net>

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The Anchor Bay release of the film is in English, also dubbed in English to clean up the Spanish accents of the actors attempting English throughout. See more »

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Susan draws a portrait of Mircalla Karstein, on which Susan's husband doodles in the upper right-hand corner. Later, when Susan looks at the drawing, her husband's doodling is missing. See more »

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An unique erotic vampire movie with some surprises.
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The movie isn't a very close version of Sheridan Le Fanu's masterful novel "Carmilla" and it has got nothing to do with Matthew G. Lewis as far as i can tell; maybe someone thought of the "Bleeding nun" segment in his novel "The Monk"; but that's an entirely different story. It is a very slow movie for today's standards, but this makes the innovative imagery even more shocking and surprising. Last but not least, most of the movie's credit must go to the performance of the lovely leading ladies.


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