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Les possédées du diable (1974)

X | | Horror | February 1976 (USA)
A man is tormented by an ex-lover, Lorna, who posseses a strange power over a women, including the man's daughter.

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(as Clifford Brown)

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(as Jesus Franco Manera), (as Nicole Franco) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
... Lorna Green
Guy Delorme ... Patrick Mariel
... Linda Mariel
Jacqueline Laurent ... Marianne Mariel
Richard Bigotini ... Hotel Porter
Catherine Lafferière ... Mad woman
... Maurizius, Lorna's butler
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Doctor
Raymond Hardy ... Doctor's assistant
Caroline Rivière
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The businessman Patrick takes his wife Marianne and daughter Linda on a vacation. Patrick's old friend Lorna shows up just in time for Linda's 18th birthday and takes demonic, sexual possession of the girl's body and soul. Written by Ørnås

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Dark and gloomy Franco.
10 April 2011 | by See all my reviews

An affluent businessman Patrick Mariel must protect his wife Marianne and nineteen year old daughter Linda against Lorna,a predatory witch who once helped the family attain wealth and status and now demands Lorna's soul as her payment."Lorna the Exorcist" is a pretty unnerving and extremely sleazy horror movie made by Jesus Franco.There is plenty of sex(both lesbian and heterosexual) and lots of full-frontal nudity provided by Lina Romay,Jacqueline Laurent and Pamela Stanford.The action mostly takes place in modernist hotels and casinos.There is a strong fairly tale ambiance and plenty of perversity.The scene in which Lorna deflowers Linda by first having teenage girl suck from her breast and then by shattering her virginity with a dildo is truly unsettling as is the final descent of Linda into madness.8 exorcisms out of 10.


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