4.9/10
330
19 user 21 critic

Demon Witch Child (1975)

La endemoniada (original title)
| Horror | May 1976 (USA)
A young girl becomes possessed by a woman from a witches cult, who seeks vengeance, terror, and confusion around her family and the town folks.

Director:

Amando de Ossorio
Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ALL

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A team of researchers travel into the African jungle to study the mysterious disappearance of elephants in the area. Instead they discover a tribe of voodoo-zombies who rise from the ground... See full summary »

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Simón Andreu, Kali Hansa, María Kosty
Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The legendary Loreley has been living for centuries in a grotto beneath the river Rhein in Germany. Every night when the moon is full, she turns into a reptile-like creature craving for ... See full summary »

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Tony Kendall, Helga Liné, Silvia Tortosa
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In this final installment of the Blind Dead series, a doctor and his wife move to a small inhospitable coastal village where he plans to start a practice only to discover that undead demon-worshiping Templar Knights haunt the place.

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Víctor Petit, María Kosty, Sandra Mozarowsky
Las alimañas (1977)
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two bandits steal a number of gems and other valuable art from a museum in the Dominican Republic. They are helped by their American partner, Tom Bredd who double-crosses them and escapes with the stolen treasure.

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Rosa Valenty, Paul Benson, Verónica Miriel
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Teresa, a cabaret stripper, has to leave her work due to the death of her father. She decides to go to the small village where her brother, Miguel lives. He is going to marry Marisol soon. ... See full summary »

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Susana Estrada, Emilio Álvarez, Lynn Endersson
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

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
Stars: Tony Kendall, Fernando Sancho, Esperanza Roy
Shock (1977)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A couple is terrorized in their new house haunted by the vengeful ghost of the woman's former husband who possesses her young son.

Directors: Mario Bava, Lamberto Bava
Stars: Daria Nicolodi, John Steiner, David Colin Jr.
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

The living corpses of the Satan-worshiping Knights Templar hunt for human victims in a 16th century galleon.

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Maria Perschy, Jack Taylor, Bárbara Rey
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The titular medallion is a gift presented to young Nicole Elmi. Once the girl places the gift around her neck, she is possessed by the spirit of a dead child who was a murderess.

Director: Massimo Dallamano
Stars: Richard Johnson, Joanna Cassidy, Lila Kedrova
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A beautiful virgin inherits a castle, but when she arrives at it, she finds that the inhabitants include a strange nobleman and a bevy of beautiful women she suspects may be vampires.

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Anita Ekberg, Gianni Medici, Diana Lorys
Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A serpent, created by radioactivity, threatens a Spanish coastal town.

Director: Amando de Ossorio
Stars: Timothy Bottoms, Taryn Power, Jared Martin
Wendigo (2001)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

George is a high-strung professional photographer who is starting to unravel from the stress of his work with a Manhattan advertising agency. Needing some time away from the city, Jake, his... See full summary »

Director: Larry Fessenden
Stars: Patricia Clarkson, Jake Weber, Erik Per Sullivan
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julián Mateos ... Father Juan
Marián Salgado Marián Salgado ... Susan Barnes
Fernando Sancho ... Police Chief
Lone Fleming ... Anne Crawford
Ángel del Pozo ... Mr. Barnes
Kali Hansa Kali Hansa ... Gypsy Witch
Daniel Martín ... William Grant
Tota Alba ... Mother Gautère
Roberto Camardiel ... Managing Editor
María Kosty ... Esther
Fernando Hilbeck ... Doctor
Julia Saly Julia Saly ... Barnes' maid (as La Pocha)
María Vidal María Vidal ... Simona Comodare - Mother of the first sacrificed child
Concha Gómez Conde Concha Gómez Conde ... Mother of the kidnapped child
Ernesto Vañes Ernesto Vañes
Edit

Storyline

An old witch seeks vengence through the daughter of the politician who had her thrown in jail. Soon the little girl's head is spinning around, and an old priest is called in to perform an exorcism. Written by Humberto Amador

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Now see the GREATEST SHOCKER of them all! See more »

Genres:

Horror

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

May 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Possessed See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Lone Fleming, who plays Anne, and Maria Kosty, who plays Esther, also appeared in Amando de Ossorio's Blind Dead films 'Tombs of the Blind Dead' and 'Night of the Seagulls', respectively. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Rewind This! (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Some weird images and not much sense
30 March 2008 | by dbborroughsSee all my reviews

Weird exorcist inspired horror film from the man responsible for the Blind Dead films. The story has something about an old witch using the daughter of a politician to get revenge...and then something. It wasn't 100% clear. Creepy at times because of the imagery rather than the story this is a lost little film that probably isn't really a loss being lost. That said I'm going to try to watch this again down the road when its not 2am. Whether you should take a stab at seeing this I'm not sure. Its images aside I'm not sure there is enough to recommend it, though if you get it in a multi-film DVD set like I did I'd give it a shot.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 19 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed