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The Alchemist (1983)

R | | Horror | March 1986 (USA)
A man seeks revenge on an evil magician who placed a curse on him.

Director:

Charles Band (as James Amante)

Writer:

Alan J. Adler (screenplay)
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Cast overview:
Robert Ginty ... Aaron McCallum
Lucinda Dooling Lucinda Dooling ... Lenora Sinclair (as Lucinda Dooline)
John Sanderford ... Cameron
Viola Kates Stimpson Viola Kates Stimpson ... Esther (as Viola Kate Stimpson)
Robert Glaudini ... DelGatto
Tony Abatemarco ... Demon
Billy Scudder Billy Scudder ... Demon
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A man seeks revenge on an evil magician who placed a curse on him.

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Every 100 years the gates of HELL open... imagine what lurks on the other side, then imagine it coming through! See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

O Alquimista See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Filmed in 1981. See more »

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Referenced in Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 (1987) See more »

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UNDERRATED-Come On People!
10 May 2001 | by horror7777See all my reviews

Okay, so the acting was pretty bad, but this film had a weird and interesting storyline. One of Band's Original Empire Pictures releases, this film is interesting and mostly enjoyable. I found the scenery and locales to fit the storyline perfectly. People say it "doesn't get worse than this", but this is not so. I've seen much worse. Though some of the film drags on and gets boring, it still should manage to keep most patient people's interest. Not great, but not awful-especially for a B-Movie.

**1/2out of****OKAY Writing, BAD Acting


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